Ruby L. Curtright, passed away on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro at the age of 85. Ruby was born September 4, 1934 in Twist, Arkansas to parents James and Mattie Black. She was the widow of Wayne Curtright. She and Wayne had 56 wonderful years together before God called him home in 2012. Ruby was a long time, passionate and devoted member of the First Assembly of God Church of West Memphis and was retired from the West Memphis School District where she worked many years in food service with Weaver Elementary School.
Ruby is survived by her two children; Randy Curtright (Joann) of Marion, Arkansas and Angela Curtright Graham (Ronny) of Gosnell, Arkansas. She also leaves two brothers; Kenneth Black of Fayetteville, Arkansas and Larry Black of Killen, Alabama as well as her sister Peggy Storaasli also of Fayetteville. She will be deeply missed by three grandchildren; Joey Curtright, Tyler Graham and Christina Smith as well as five great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren who will all cherish their memories of their grandmother forever. Ruby is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Wayne Curtright, her brother Jimmy Black and sisters; Joyce Cagle, Deborah Black and Dean Clausel.