Ruby Staton, 86, of Buena Vista died July 29


Ruby Ardell Martin Staton, 86, of Buena Vista, passed away Sunday, July 29, 2018, at Augusta Health.

Born April 10, 1932, in Amherst County, she was a daughter of the late Ernest N. Martin and Nancy J. Staton Martin. 

She was preceded in death by a great-grandson, Finn Williams.

Surviving are her husband of 64 years, Lannie M. Staton; children, Ronnie Staton (Robin), Barbara Slagle (Ralph), Daniel Staton (Emilie), and David Staton (Karla); grandchildren, Kim Thompson, Daniel Staton Jr., Nikki Williams, Cory Staton, Timothy Staton, Cameron Staton, Logan Staton, and Ethan Staton; great grandchildren, Mathew Thompson, Taylor Thompson, and Gabrielle Thompson; and special caregiver, Cindy Campbell.

A funeral will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, at Bolling, Grose & Lotts Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Dean Staton and Pastor Butch Grow officiating. Burial will follow at Green Hill Cemetery.

Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, at the funeral home.

Arrangements are being handled by Bolling, Grose, & Lotts Funeral Home and Cremation Services.


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