Ruby Lee Branch, 79, of 733 Kitty Noecker Road, Pink Hill died Thursday at her residence.
She was born Jan. 4, 1934 to Charlie McKiver and Gertrude Kennion McKiver in Duplin County.
She was married to Charles A. Branch who died February 9, 2013
She was preceded in death by her son Alpheus Ray Hall.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 PM at the United American FWB Tabernacle in Kinston. Burial will follow in the Branch Cemetery in Pink Hill.
She is survived by her children Wanda Dobson of Bronx, NY, Haley Hall of Winterville, Elizabeth Ann Branch of Pink Hill; one sister Shelby McKiver of PInk Hill; 11 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren; one nephew Larry McKiver of Pink Hill
Visitation Wednesday from 12 PM until 1:45 PM at the church.
The family will receive friends at the residence and will assemble there in preparation for the funeral procession.
Arrangements by Haskins Funeral Home, Goldsboro.