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Information for Ruby Elizabeth Combs Corn
29 February, 1916  15 September, 1992
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
17 September, 1992
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Ruby Corn

     Ruby Elizabeth Corn, 76, of Middleton, died Tuesday, September, 15, 1992, at a Nampa care center.  Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Sept. 18, 1992, at the Middleton Cemetery.  Pastor Wayne Schuler of the First Baptist Church, Middleton, will be officiating.
     Ruby was born Feb. 29, 1916, at McDonald County, Missouri, a daughter of Charles and Katie Allen Combs.  She grew up and attended schools in Missouri until she moved with her family to New Plymouth in the 1930s.  Ruby met Jack in 1935, they were later married at Ontario, Ore., in 1937.  jack and Ruby lived in a two-room cabin on Grandpa Corn's farm for the first years of their married life.  Jack and Ruby lived in the Nyssa area before moving to Nampa, with the two of their three children, Donna and Mark.  John was born in Nampa, at the Mercy Hospital.  Ruby had the special gift of making people she met feel they were very special.  There was a certain warmth that came from with her, and it was felt by all who knew her.  Ruby enjoyed life, and it was shown in all the things that she did.  We are all better people for having had the pleasure of knowing her.
     She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Middleton.
     Survivors include her husband, Jack of Middleton; two sons and one daughter-in-law, Mark W. and Sofia Corn of Caldwell, and John L. Corn of Emmett; one daughter and son- in- law, Donna R. and Allen Aitken of Star; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Arthur and Joann Combs of Nampa, and Ralph and Mabel Combs of New Plymouth; three sisters and one brother-in-law, Betty and Howard Voight of Salem, Ore., Francis McCance of New Plymouth, and Sylvia Davis of Caldwell; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
     She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers.
     Friends may call until 9 a.m. to noon at Persons-Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa. 

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