Monday, October 3, 2022

Ruby Lee, 57, of Williamsburg

Ruby Lee (Whiting’s Funeral Home)

On Saturday, August 6, 2022, the Lord saw fit to add another plant to His beautiful garden, our beloved mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, and aunt, Ruby C. Jones Lee. She was born on September 21, 1964, to Ruby Jones and the late Calvin Jones.

At an early age, Ruby confessed Christ as her Personal Savior and joined Mount Nebo Baptist Church, Barhamsville, Virginia. Later in life, she continued her walk by joining Chickahominy Baptist Church, Toano, Virginia.

She graduated from New Kent High School in the Class of 1982.  She was employed at Williamsburg Community Hospital for seventeen years and most recently with Ace Hardware for nineteen years.

She was predeceased by her husband, John A. Lee Jr., father, Calvin Jones, and sister, Marilyn Jones.  Ruby leaves to cherish fond memories with her son, Rico Lee (Taschiana); daughter, Tequilla Butler (Warren); eight grandchildren, Amiya Lee, Ocir Lee, Jordan Lee, Nevaeh Lee, Josiah Lee, Zhyquilla Taylor, Waren Butler Jr., and Jabauri Butler; mother, Ruby Jones; mother and father-in-law, Levonia and John A. Lee Sr; sisters, Beatrice Lightfoot,  Donna Jones, Audrey Lightfoot (Alton, Sr.), Christine Piggott (Mike); brothers, Lorenzo Jones, Calvin Jones (Angela), Terence Jones, and Raymond Jones (Becky); and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other caring relatives, and friends.

A funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Friday, August 12, 2022, at Whiting’s Funeral Home, with Apostle Corwin R. Hammond officiating.  Livestream will be available at the beginning of the service.  Mrs. Lee may be viewed on Friday beginning at 2:00 p.m. until the hour of her service in the funeral home.  Facial coverings are required.

Professional services entrusted to the staff of Whiting’s Funeral Home, 7005 Pocahontas Trail, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185. 757-229-3011

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