Obituary for Ruth Hubble (Lockett)
Ruth Hubble, a long-time resident of Salem, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2017.
Born in 1938 in East Bottom (an area in Salem near the old ballpark) as part of the Lockett family, Ruth was Salem born and bred. She graduated from Andrew Lewis High School in 1957. As part of the reunion committee, she helped plan many high school reunions for the Class of '57. Ruth retired from the Salem VA Medical Center where she worked for more than 20 years serving our veterans. Ruth was able to enjoy over 20 years in retirement. She loved the sun and the beach. She also loved cooking, baking, and entertaining for friends and family. One of her favorite past times was playing bridge and with her long-time friends.
She is survived by her only daughter Leslie Hubble and her sister Chris Harris. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Family and friends loved her dearly and know that she will now be with her momma Sarah or "Granny Lockett", sisters Jo, Emma Jean and Ginny, her brother Archie, her little dog "Katie" and our Lord in Heaven.
There will be no memorial service. Friends and family may offer condolences by visiting www.johnmoakey.com