Ruby Jo Frear, 83, of Monett, passed away on Monday, Aug. 27, 2012 at Lacoba Homes in Monett, Mo. She was born on Nov. 13, 1928 in Monett, the daughter of the late Hyrly and Goldie (Pitts) Bowen. She was united in marriage in August 1950 in Monett to Charles Frear. He precedes her in death.
She was retired from Tyson's in Monett and a member of the Christ United Methodist Church in Monett.
Ruby is survived by two sons, Leon Frear, Verona and Maurice Frear, Virginia Beach, Va; one sister, Tinny Bobier, Souix City, Iowa; 10 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by both her parents, Hyrly and Goldie; husband, Charles; and two sons, Chester and James Frear.
Visitation for Ruby will be held Wednesday, August 29, 2012 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett. Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012 at the Bennett-Wormington Funeral Chapel in Monett with Rev. J. R. Duncan officiating. Burial will follow services at Monett I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Monett.
Memorial donations for Ruby may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences may be made at www.bennettwormington.com.
Arrangements are under the care of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett, Mo.