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Ruby Mae Knight

Glover Funeral Home of Clayton

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Posted by: Glover Funeral Home
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Date: Nov 07 2023 9:48 AM

Ruby Mae McCoy Knight, a resident of Clayton, Alabama passed away Monday, November 6, 2023, at Crowne Health Care in Eufaula, Alabama. She was 96 years old.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, November 8, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. at Friendly Assembly of God in Texasville, Alabama with Rev. Ronnie Benefield officiating and Glover Funeral Home of Clayton directing. Burial will follow in the New Prospect Freewill Baptist Church cemetery in Edwin, Alabama. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Flowers will be accepted.

Ruby was born November 2, 1927 in Texas County, Missouri to the late Lum and Mary E. Phillips McCoy. She enjoyed cooking for her family, word search puzzles, watching soap operas, and was an avid Alabama football fan. Roll Tide!!

She is preceded in death by her husband, Carl Preston Knight; daughter, Carol Ann Wood; grandson, Timothy Lee Knight; granddaughter, Michelle Wood; great-grandson, Chris Caple Wood.

Survivors are three sons, Gary Knight (Tania), Jimmy Knight (Donna), Jerry Knight; daughter, Mary Jimenez (Ramiro); sister, Juanita McLain; nine grandchildren, Marc Knight, Matthew Knight (Micaela), Nicole Dunn (Cyrus), Joshua Knight (Heather), Melissa Palma (Cornelio), Heather Milton, Ashley Henderson, Melinda Wood, Thomas Wood Jr.; nine great grandchildren, Timothy Knight, Alexis Dunn, Emma Dunn, Hunter Knight, Jadyn Milton, Ethan Milton, Ivey Coleman, Ivory Coleman, Daimion Jones; several great-great grandchildren.

Asked to serve as pallbearers are Charles Bowden Jr., Marc Knight, Matthew Knight, Joshua Knight, Cyrus Dunn, Ramiro Jimenez, Daimion Jones, and Thomas Wood Jr.

Cornelio Palma will serve as an honorary pallbearer.

Glover Funeral Home of Clayton was entrusted with the arrangements. (334) 775-3403. Please sign the guestbook online at

Ruby Mae Knight

Ruby Mae Knight

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