Ray Willis Ruppe, age 99, passed away Saturday, February 8, 2020.
Born in Cleveland County on May 3, 1920, she was the daughter of the late David Willis and Sene Suthers.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husbands Ulysses Champion and Ralph Ruppe, and one daughter Kay Champion. Ray is survived by her son Hewie Champion of Shelby, one grandson and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial Service was held at Adaville Baptist Church in Spindale.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to her church: Adaville Baptist Church, 805 Oakland Rd, Spindale, NC 28160.
Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.