COLEMAN Graveside services for Ruby Davis Buford, 81, of Coleman, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 24, at the Burkett Cemetery Pavilion with the Rev. Daniel Stovall officiating.

Family visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Stevens Funeral Home.

She died Wednesday, June 20, 2007, at Coleman County Medical Center.

She was born Feb. 23, 1926, in Comanche County, the daughter of James Franklin Davis and Myrtle McMillian Davis. She was married to William Aubrey Buford in 1954 in Lovington, N.M. He preceded her in death in 1996.

Survivors include three daughters, Lora Bishop of Coleman, Reba Nell Turner of California and Vonda Ruth Beal of Brownwood; four sons, Earl Eugene Meroney of Coleman, Charles McKenzie of Cross Plains, Larry Wiloth of Corsicana and William Buford Jr. of Coleman; two sisters, Mae Seaton of Arlington, and Ruth Sullens of Weatherford; 23 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband; one daughter, Billie Jean McKenzie; and four brothers, James Davis, Arthur Davis, Charles Davis and Earl Davis.