Ruby Evylee Coyner
Ruby Evylee Coyner, age 89, of Pittsburg, Kansas formerly of Washburn, Missouri passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at Gran Villas in Pittsburg.
She was born January 1, 1931 in Barry County, Missouri the daughter of Jeff and Velma (Fletcher) Rose. She was united in marriage to Edward E. Sanders and to this union five children were born. She later married Hervie “Pete” Coyner, who preceded her in death on May 22, 1982. Also preceding her in death were her parents; three sons, Larry Sanders, Kervin Sanders and Darrell Sanders; one daughter, Cheryl Hawkinson; five brothers, Linear, Lemoin, Terry, J.V. and Harley; three sisters, Nancy, Jetta and Wanda and one grandson, Jason.
Surviving are one son, Stan Sanders and his wife Linda of Joplin, Missouri; two brothers, Lennis Rose and Howard Rose and his wife Kay, all of Washburn, Missouri; two sisters, Thelma Martin of Independence, Missouri and Marilyn Roller and her husband Jim of Washburn, Missouri; eight grandchildren, Lindsey, Brady, Nicole, Barbie, Trisha, Kelly, Kory and Klint; eight great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Evylee grew up and received her education in Washburn. After school she lived in Montana, Hawaii, Utah, Colorado and Wyoming. In 1992 she moved from Casper, Wyoming back to Missouri to make her home. One of her favorite pastimes was quilting and she always had a smile. She loved her family and her church and was a member of Pentecostal Lighthouse Tabernacle.
Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 4, 2020 at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Daryl Gaddy will conduct the services. Burial will be at King Cemetery in Seligman, Missouri.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.
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