Ruby Lee Badie, 90
By Whitley Clifton | November 1, 2019 4:16 pm
Funeral services for Ruby Lee Badie, 90, of Swainsboro were held Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 1 p.m. at St. Galilee Baptist Church with the Rev. Michael Thomas officiating. Interment followed at St. Galilee Church Cemetery in Summertown. She passed away Monday, October 23, 2019 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center following an extended illness.
Mrs. Ruby Lee Badie was born April 11, 1929 in Swainsboro to the late Wilkerson Rountree and Willie Ruth Cross Rountree. She was a native of Emanuel County and a member of St. Galilee Baptist Church. Badie was a quiet and sweet lady, who will be missed by her family and friends. In addition to her parents, Badie was preceded in death by her husband, J.C. Badie; and three daughters, Willie Ruth Badie, Tommie Gail Beasley, and Teresa Badie.
Survivors include five daughters, Laura Phillips, Carol Gray, Ruby Gail Badie, Eletha Badie, all of Swainsboro, and Gladys Hughes of Twin City; seven sons, Thurston Badie, Dennis Badie, Timothy Badie, Marion Badie, all of Swainsboro, Jerome Badie of Augusta, Jerry Badie of Twin City, and J.C. Badie Jr. of Hardeeville, S.C.; three sisters, Corine Brady, Julia Bell Daniels, and Lizzie Beth Burton, all of Swainsboro; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Pallbearers were grandsons of Badie.
Mosley’s Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.