Ruby Louise Shelley McCulley, formerly of Sweetwater, passed away on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. She was a member of Sweetwater First Baptist Church.

She was 96 years old.

Ruby is preceded in death by: her husband, the Rev. Anderson McCulley; daughter and son-in-law, Emily and Bill Clody.

She is survived by: her daughter and son-in-law, Sarah and Ken Carroll, of Lavonia, Georgia.

Son and daughter-in-law, Neil and Sandy McCulley, of Cookeville;

Grandchildren, Andrew and Patrick Clody, Ryan McCulley, Christopher McCulley, Amanda Robinson Whelchel, Matthew Carroll;

Six great-grandchildren.

The family received friends from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 20, 2019, at Sweetwater Memory Chapel. The funeral service followed at 4 p.m., with Dr. Leonard Markham officiating. Interment was in Sweetwater Memorial Park.

Sweetwater Memory Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.