Ruby Fay Curry, 85, a long-time Blue Springs resident passed away peacefully Thursday, February 2, 2023 at her home. She was born August 5, 1937 to John and Lottie (Shull) Silsby in Sedalia, MO.
Ruby was united in marriage to George Russell Curry on September 4, 1955 in Sedalia, MO. They were married 65 years. Ruby had a shop downtown Blue Springs where she sold secondhand baby clothing. She also cleaned homes and worked as a nanny. Ruby also enjoyed her flowers, gardening, cooking, bird watching, playing cards and walking her dog, Buddy.
Survived by her children, John Curry (Linda) of Blue Springs, MO, Daniel Curry (Kelli) of Independence, MO, Timothy Curry of Odessa, MO, Mariam Parks (Dan) of Blue Springs, MO, Michal Curry of Overland Park, KS; 13 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Pam of Kingsville, MO; brother, Mike Silsby of Princeton, KS. Ruby is preceded in death by her husband, George Curry; her son, Mark Curry; parents, John and Lottie Silsby; grandsons, Stephen and Ethan Curry, sister, Ella Curry.
Her family will receive friends and family from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 9, 2023 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St, Blue Springs, MO. Funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel. A private family committal service will follow at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville, MO. Memories of Ruby and words of comfort for her family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.