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Ruby Lee Hinson Fowler: Tabor City

1941 – 2021

     Ruby Lee Hinson Fowler of Tabor City died Sunday, June 27, in her home. She was 79.

     Born July 15, 1941 in Columbus County, she was the daughter of the late Neal and Lizzie Norris Hinson and the widow of Tommie Floyd Fowler.

     She is survived by her two daughters, Irene F. Watts of Tabor City and Sylvia Stephens and her husband Delane of Whiteville; a brother, Eldred Hinson of Whiteville; three sisters, Doris McPherson of Clarendon, Brenda Winland of Ashland, Ohio, and Alice Grasty of Taylors; and one granddaughter, Courtney “Lovely” R. Fipps and her husband Chad of Tabor City.

     In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by one brother, Neal “Pete” Hinson.

     She was a member of Carolina Baptist Church.

     Funeral services were planned for 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 30, in the Inman Ward Funeral Home Chapel, burial following in Forest Lawn Cemetery.

     Visitation was planned for the hour preceding the service in the chapel.

     A guest register is available here.