Ruby D. Burns

Ruby D. Burns

Ruby D. Burns, 84, of Cave City, Arkansas, died Wednesday, July 6, 2016.

She was born in Twisp on April 3, 1932, to Leslie Harlan Ames and Sadie Belle (Hemenway) Ames.

Ruby was her own person and she was a member of the Humane Society of Independence County.

Survivors include her husband of 37 years, Carl Wayne Burns of Cave City; sons Evan Wade “Deed” Fink of Winthrop, and Michael Keel of Fort Lauderdale, Florida; daughters Carla Rutherford of Batesville, Arkansas, Verna Garcia of Mount Vernon, Washington, Carla Drysdale of Harviell, Missouri, and Deanna Beaudin of Mountain View, Arkansas; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brother Albert Ames of Twisp; and sister Lulu Belle Ames of Twisp.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and by sons Darrel Johnson and Ellis Ray Fink.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Humane Society of Independence County, PO Box 3477, Batesville, AR 72503.