Ruby Powers age 94 of Clinton

Ruby Powers age 94 of Clinton passed away on Saturday, October 9, 2021, at Diversicare of Oak Ridge.  She was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church and loved working in her lily garden.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Curtis and Nora Elliott; husband, Jim Powers; sons, Roger Powers & Robert Powers; 2 grandsons, Tim & Marcus Powers. 

She is survived by sons, Wayne Powers & wife Martha of Clinton and Herbert Powers & wife Nan of IN, Dewayne Powers & wife Barb of IN; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, & great-great-great-grandchildren. The family would like to thank the staff at Diversicare of Oak Ridge for the loving care given to Ruby. The family will receive friends 5:00-7:00 pm, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at Holley Gamble Funeral Home.  Her graveside service will be 11:00 am Wednesday at Sunset Cemetery.  Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements.

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:30 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, and cats Oliver, Bow and Libby.

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