Ruby Pendry Tolliver

Waxahachie Funeral Home

Ruby Pendry Tolliver

Waxahachie - Ruby Pendry Tolliver, 95 of Waxahachie, TX passed away on Friday, August 20, 2021. She was born July 4, 1926 in Wyoming County, West Virginia. She was the sixth of ten children born to Grover and Winnie Clay Pendry.

Ruby was a member of Sardis Baptist Church of Waxahachie since moving to Texas in 1997. She was saved on May 9th, 1939 at the age of 13 and served in many positions at her various church locations in West Virginia, Colorado, Arizona, and Texas.

She was married to Warren Tolliver on August 5th, 1944 in Pineville, WV. They had one daughter, Norma Jean Tolliver Horner.

Ruby retired from the administration office of St. Vrain Valley School District in Longmont, Co. in November of 1984.

She loved her family so well and was most proud of her role as Mommaw to all who asked her name. She loved hosting the best tea parties for her great-grandchildren and taking her entire family with her to church whenever possible.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband; Warren Tolliver, three brothers and three sisters.

Ruby is survived by Ron and Norma Horner (daughter), of Waxahachie, Tom & Suzy Gogerty (grandson), of Colorado, Kris & Sarah Reeder (granddaughter) of Kansas, great-grandchildren: Travis (Amanda) Sutherland, Josh Sutherland, Samantha Sutherland from Colorado, Allyson Reeder, Alexis Reeder,& Zane Reeder from Kansas, great-great granddaughter; Shelby Mae Sutherland of Colorado.

A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, September 11, 2021 at 11:00 o'clock in the morning at Sardis Baptist Church, 5130 E. FM 875, Waxahachie, Texas.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests a memorial donation be made to Sardis Baptist Church.

Posted online on August 31, 2021