COMANCHE Graveside services for Ruby Jewell Ripley, 86, of San Angelo will be at 3 p.m. today at Oakwood Cemetery with the Rev. Dale Meinecke officiating.

Comanche Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

She died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2007, at Park Plaza Nursing Home in San Angelo.

She was born Sept. 26, 1921, in Comanche County to Willie Earnest and Pearl (Phifer) Layman. She was a homemaker and member of West Side Baptist Church in San Angelo. She was married to Wayne H. Ripley on Dec. 24, 1940, in Comanche County.

Survivors include her husband, Wayne H. Ripley of San Angelo; two sons, John Ripley of Houston and Dale Ripley of Waco; a daughter, Marsha G. Hillis of De Soto; four grandchildren; a brother, Willie Earnest Layman of Comanche; and a sister, Eva Nell Sliger of Comanche.

She was preceded in death by five children, four brothers and one sister.