Funeral services for Olivia Allayne Bigbie, infant daughter of Jessica Bigbie and Jerald Ruppelt, of Zephyr, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, in the Heartland Funeral Home Chapel, with Stephen Petty officiating. The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home.
Olivia was born on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, in Brownwood and passed away on Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, in Cook Children’s Hospital in Fort-Worth.
Olivia is survived by her parents, Jessica Lynn Bigbie of Zephyr and Jerald Arthur Ruppelt of Merkel; a brother, Reagan Ruppelt; two sisters, Myra Ruppelt and Julia Ruppelt; grandparents, Elaine and Bryan Keith of Zephyr, Wanda and Ron Ruppelt of Merkel; great-grandparents, Lillian and Roy Dale Matthews of Stephenville and Margaret and Edmund Keith of Blanket, Lynn Barnes of Merkel and W. L. Duncan of Merkel, Jody and Dub Hawkins of Merkel; aunts and uncles, Jamie, Justin and Taylor Bigbie, Cayenne Keith; cousins, Barrett and Brooke Bigbie; and numerous other cousins, aunts and uncles.
Condolences can be offered to the family at www.heartlandfuneralhome.net.