Ruby Lee Latham Lane

Published 5:38pm Thursday, April 18, 2013

Ruby Lee Latham Lane, 90, of Maplesville passed away on April 8 at Shelby Baptist Medical Center.

She was born on Jan. 23, 1923, in Alabama, the daughter of the late Grover Cleveland Latham and the late Gladys Heath Shoults Latham.

She was a radiology technician in San Antonio, Texas during World War II. She was a member of the Alabama silverhaired legislature representing Chilton County.

Surviving are sister, Martha Hess of Atlanta, Ga.; sister-in-law, Evelyn Latham of Atmore; nieces, Patricia Lane of Maryland; Margaret Lane of Maryland; Rebecca Rast of Hoover; Carolyn Loggins of Pace Fla.; Cynthia Rogers of Atmore; nephews, Hunter Hess of Atlanta, Ga.; Joseph Latham of Hoover; and numerous great-nieces, nephews and friends.

Friends will be received from 1-2 p.m. on April 21 at Pleasant Grove Baptist No. 2 Church.

Services will be held on April 21, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Pleasant Grove Baptist No. 2 Church with the Rev. Tony Reynolds officiating.

Interment will follow in Pleasant Grove Baptist No. 2 Cemetery in Maplesville.

Martin Funeral Home directing.

You may leave online condolences on the guest registry for the family at

Print Friendly

Editor's Picks

Verbena student recognized for overcoming cerebral palsy

“The only things I can’t do are tie shoes and cut a steak,” Stephen Bryant said. Read more