Ruby Novella Stephenson, resident of Collinsville, passed from this life on Tuesday, January 10, 2017, at the age of 76 years. Ruby was born January 14, 1940, in Liberal, Kansas, to Roy and Mary Ellen (Center) Davis. She was raised and received her education in Stillwell, Oklahoma, graduating high school there. Ruby lived most of her life in Tulsa where she worked as a medical assistant in the health care field. She enjoyed sewing and her many church activities.
Ruby is survived by her children: Debra Johnson of Catoosa, Dean Stephenson and wife Kelli of Sand Springs, and Deanna Stephenson of Tulsa; five grandchildren: Daniel Johnson and wife Heather, Dusten Johnson and wife Shannon, Cole Stephenson, Benjamin Koelsch and wife Tiffany and Malia Stephenson; three great grandchildren; and an honorary son Kenny Koelsch. She was preceded in death by her parents and sister.
Memorial services for Ruby will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, January 13, 2017, in the chapel of Mowery Funeral Service of Owasso. Services and cremation have been entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service of Owasso. www.moweryfs.com
I know Aunt Ruby has gone home to be with the Lord and with her loved ones waiting for her there in Heaven. My condolences to all her family and friends left here on earth who will miss her.
— Brenda Rich-Pike, Thursday – January 12, 2017
Thinking of the nice memories I have of Aunt Ruby when I was a child, and of all the children playing together at the old home place. May God’s tender mercies help you three through this tough time in your lives.
— Cindy Hartline, Friday – January 13, 2017
We are praying for the hearts of our cousin’s. Love you guys.
— Mark Davis, Friday – January 13, 2017
Ruby had to fight to live as a very sick Baby, she never quit fighting. Brother Edward
— Edward Davis, Saturday – January 14, 2017
Mowery Funeral Service Chapel
9110 N. Garnett Road
Owasso, OK 74055
Friday – January 13, 2017