Ruby Lee Barnhill Causey: Loris

1938 – 2021

     Ruby Lee Barnhill Causey of Loris passed away on Tuesday, March 16. She was 83.

     Ms. Causey was born Jan. 23, 1938 in Longs to the late Joseph Holland Barnhill, Sr. and the late Johnnie Bell Chestnut Barnhill. Ms. Causey worked with Conway Mills until her retirement and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. She will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, sister, and friend.

     Survivors include her son, Darrell Causey and wife Mitzi of Loris; a daughter, Cynthia Fowler and husband Ray of Fair Bluff; two grandchildren, Vincent Parnell and Frankie Dale Causey; and a sister, Phyllis Grainger and husband Kenny of Loris.

     In addition to her parents, Ms. Causey was predeceased by her son, Roger “Pete” Causey; daughter Janice Causey; five brothers, Lloyd Barnhill, Grady Barnhill, Joe “Little Boy” Barnhill, Eugene Barnhill, and Wallace Barnhill; and two sisters, Bobbie Barnhill and Joyce Long.

     Graveside services were planned for 2 p.m. Sunday, March 21, at Creekside Cemetery with Rev. Roger Chestnut officiating. Family asks that everyone wear face masks and practice social distancing.

     Memorials may be made to the local Alzheimer’s Association at 1105 48th Avenue North, Suite 109, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.

     A guest register is available here.