August 13, 2012
ALICEVILLE, Ala. — Ruth Hughey Robinson, 91, died Aug. 12, 2012, at Pickens County Medical Center. Services are Tuesday at 11 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Aliceville with Thomas G. Kay, Jr., officiating. Burial will follow in Unity Cemetery. Visitation is one hour prior to services. Skelton Funeral Home of Reform is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Robinson was born March 21, 1921, to the late William Henry Hughey and Vera Barrentine Hughey. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church and was retired from Huyck Felt Co. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Shelly Claude Robinson; brother, David Henry Hughey; and sister, Dorothy Louise Rongey. Survivors include her daughter, JoAnne R. Young of Aliceville; son, John M. Robinson of Marathon, Fla.; brother, William Henry Hughey of Decatur, Ga.; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Pallbearers are Jack Somerville, Johnny Colvin, Stephen McBride, Hubert Colvin Hugh Windle and Travis Noland. Memorials may be made to Unity Cemetery, 3150 Houston Windle Road, Aliceville, AL 35442.