In Memory of



Obituary for Ruby Paris

Ruby Paris, transitioned to her heavenly home on Sunday, March 20, 2022, at the age of 90. She was born October 1, 1931, to the late John Cecil and Willie Mae Jones. Ruby had four sisters and four brothers. She was born and grew up in Griffin, GA.

She was married to the late John Louis Paris, and they were blessed to have six children, Rita (Tyrone) Waller, Portia Hubbard, Reginald Paris, Sharon (Aaron) Orr all of Chattanooga, TN, and the late Marilyn Odom and Kenneth Paris. Her legacy includes ten grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

She worked at Memorial Hospital and retired after 25 years of service. She was a faithful member of New City Fellowship PCA until she succumbed to Alzheimer's, which took her life.

The family wants to thank her lifelong friend, Winnie Sue Duncan, Adoration Hospice, and its Support Staff; nurses, Sue Beatty and Ashley Johnson, who were faithful to her until the end.

The family will receive family and friends from 10:00 am until 10:30 am, Thursday, March 31, 2022, at the John P. Franklin Funeral Home.

The Graveside Service and Interment will follow immediately at Chattanooga National Cemetery at 11:00 am

Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 423 622-9995.