Ruby Nell Azlin, 1932-2019


Funeral services for Ruby Nell Azlin, 86, of Winnsboro, were April 21 at Pine Street Baptist Church with Pastor Charles Ethridge officiating. She was interned at Lee Cemetery.

She died April 18 in Winnsboro.

Mrs. Azlin was born Nov. 9, 1932, in Energy, Texas, to Otho and Susie (Smart) George. She married Harold Azlin in 1950. The two were married for 56 years at the time of his passing in 2006. In 1974 she moved to Winnsboro from Somerset, Texas. She was a homemaker and a member of Pine Street Baptist Church. She loved to paint, crochet, and sew doll clothes. She enjoyed being outside and birdwatching.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; three sisters, Dora Laird, Roberta Bush, and Maebelle Thornton; granddaughter, Shannon Johnson; great-grandson Luke Lyons Neves; and two great-granddaughters, Mallory Hope Hibner and Ruby Claire Summerville.

Survivors include three sons, Larry Azlin of Rosebud, Texas, Danny Azlin of Winnsboro, and Jerry Azlin of Winnsboro; 11 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren.