Ruby Searcy Hail

Ruby Searcy Hail (formerly married to F.A. Reece of East Ellijay), 94 years old, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2019. 

She was born in Gilmer County, Georgia,  November 12, 1924, to Ed and Mamie Searcy (Mamie Lee Griffin). Ruby graduated Ellijay High School, class of 1945, and attended Young Harris College. She was a Licensed Practical Nurse, real estate agent, talented seamstress and avid fisherman.

She is survived by brothers, Jim Searcy and Bill Searcy; twin sister, Ruth Helton; son, Fred Reece of Atlanta, Georgia, (father: F.A. Reece); daughter, Beth (Steve) Warner of Danielsville, Georgia, (father: Joseph Winston McCorkle); and grandsons, Xavier McCorkle and Joe McCorkle of Summerville, South Carolina (sons of Ruby’s deceased son Mitchell McCorkle of Ft. George Island, Florida).

Visitation and funeral services for Ruby Searcy Hail were held at Bernhardt Funeral Home in Ellijay, Georgia. Same Day Visitation and Funeral Service: Thursday, March 7, 2019. Followed immediately by graveside service at Upper Cherry Log Baptist Church Cemetery, off Highway 515.

In lieu of flowers or contributions, we would be honored to have the simple gift of your presence as we share her memory together.

The News Observer

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