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Ruby Frances Garris

April 1, 1931 - May 14, 2021

Ruby Frances O’Neal Garris, went to be with the Lord on May 14, 2021 in Virginia Beach. She was born on April 1, 1931 to the late Zonnie and Maddie O’neal. She was raised in Portsmouth, Virginia. Her marriage to Franklin Garris brought forth four children. Ruby was a member of Norfolk Garden Baptist Church.

She is predeceased by her husband, Franklin Garris; sister, Barbara Corvello; daughters, Deborah and Diane; and sons, David and Douglas.

Left to cherish her memory is her son-in-law, Jerry; granddaughter, Shannon; and extended family members and friends. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 19th from 7-9 PM at Altmeyer Funeral Home – Southside Chapel. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, May 20th at 2 PM at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Norfolk.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5033 Rouse Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, May 20, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm


Forest Lawn Cemetery

8100 Granby Street
Norfolk, Virginia 23505

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