Ruby's Story

Text size

Ruby Irene Riley Medd, 96 and a long time resident of Glenwood, died in Rushville on August 20, 2016. She was born July 20, 1920 in Bracken County, Kentucky to Robert & Anna (West) Riley. Ruby was a 1938 graduate of Orange High School. She married Robert Medd on February 25, 1940 and he preceded her in death on September 30, 2002.
She was a member of Fairview Christian Church where she played the piano for several years. She enjoyed reading and playing bridge with friends. For many years, she was an Avon Representative.
Ruby is survived by her son, Terrell Medd and wife Phyllis of Connersville, daughter, Linda Mahan of Glenwood, and brother, Robert Riley & wife Hildred of Rushville. Also surviving are grandchildren, Lara & husband Darrin Brown, Bradley Mahan, Lisa Mahan & partner Gloria Crowell, and Marty Mahan, great grandchildren, Nellie Brown, Shaely & husband Chris Williams, Harlee Smith & friend Keith Jones, Reid Crowell, and Riley Mahan, and great-great granddaughters, Raegan, McKinley and Sophia. Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Francis Riley, and son-in-law, Dennis Mahan.
A private service will be held at the convenience of the family.
The family requests that memorials be made to the Glenwood Volunteer Fire Department, Orange Cemetery Association or the charity of your choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Moster Mortuary, 334 North Main Rushville, IN, 46173.
Published on August 22, 2016
Send flowers
in memory of Ruby
See more

Obituary published in

Arrangements by


Share this story with a friend.