- July 24, 1922 - October 14, 2013
- Jackson, Mississippi
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Zelda "Ruth" Duboise
Ruth Duboise, 91, died Monday, October 14, 2013, at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. Visitation is 10am Thursday, October 17, 2013 at Lakewood Funeral Home. Chapel services are 11am Thursday with interment to follow in Lakewood Memorial Park.
Mrs. Duboise was born July 24, 1922 in Smith County, Mississippi to Climmie (Patterson) and Chester Lewis Hough, Sr. She was a graduate of Isola High School, having played varsity basketball for 5 years. She had been a resident of Jackson for the past 68 years and a longtime member of Park Hill Baptist Church. She was retired from N and W Factories, The Chuck Wagon Sandwich Shop, and Buddy's Biscuit Shop.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Louis D. Duboise; one brother, Roy Lee Hough of Pascagoula, Mississippi; and four sisters, Estelle Hough of Isola, Mississippi; Annette O'Mary of Delhi, Louisiana; Ethel Phillips of Jackson, Mississippi; and Bonnie Walker of Oak Grove, Louisiana.
She is survived by two children, Glenda (Joel) Peterson of Mayfield, Kentucky and Louis V. Duboise of Jackson, Mississippi. She is also survived by three grandchildren, Jodie (Bobby) Patrick of Tuscumbia, Alabama; Wendy (Chad) Puckett of Mayfield, Kentucky; and Suzanne (Joshua) Miller of Murray, Kentucky, one brother, Chester Lewis Hough, Jr. of West Monroe, Louisiana, and one sister, Sonja (Earl) Tackett of Bastrop, Louisiana.
She will be lovingly remembered by her four great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn Patrick, Laken Puckett, Ian Puckett and Eli Miller, as well as by several nieces and nephews.