Person:Ruby Nix (1)

  1. Ernestine S Nix1920 - 1995
  2. Ruby Lee Nix1924 - 2004
  3. Infant Son Nix1925 - 1925
m. Dec 1939
  1. Archie Tilton Chastain1940 - 1996
m. 17 Jul 1940
m. Abt 1944
  1. Louis Sherrell Scott1944 - 2004
  • H.  Earl Roberts (add)
  • WRuby Lee Nix1924 - 2004
m. Bef May 1951
m. Feb 1967
Facts and Events
Name Ruby Lee Nix
Married Name Ruby Lee Chastain
Married Name Ruby Lee Smith
Married Name Ruby Lee Roberts
Married Name Ruby Lee Scott
Married Name Ruby Lee Battles
Gender Female
Birth[2] 14 Apr 1924 Etowah, Alabama, United States[est based on age at death]
Marriage Dec 1939 Etowah, Alabama, United States[1st wife - 1st husband]
to Elmus Tilton Chastain
Marriage 17 Jul 1940 Etowah, Alabama, United States[2nd husband]
to Vernon Horace Fortenberry
Marriage Abt 1944 Alabama, United States[4th husband]
to Homer L Scott
Marriage Bef May 1951 Etowah, Alabama, United States[3rd husband]
to Earl Roberts (add)
Divorce May 1951 Etowah, Alabama, United Statesfrom Earl Roberts (add)
Marriage Feb 1967 Etowah, Alabama, United States[5th husband]
to Deard D Battles
Death[1][2] 8 Dec 2004 Reece City, Etowah, Alabama, United States\age 80 -

Research Notes

  • Marriage Information provided by Earlene Stanfield, collected at the Etowah County Court House, Gadsden Alabama. Book 23. page 548. She was 18, he was 21.
  1. Death Notice, in Gadsden Times (Gadsden, Alabama)
    9 Dec 2004.

    Battles, Ruby L.

    Graveside services will be at noon Friday at Oak Hill Cemetery for Ruby L. Battles, 80, Reece City, who died Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2004. Village Chapel Funeral Home is in charge. Mrs. Battles was preceded in death by her sons, Archie Chastain and Louis S. Scott; parents, Ernest and Mae Nix; and sister, Ernestine Freeman. She is survived by her husband, Deard Battles, Reece City; daughters-in-law, Pat Chastain, Attalla, and Julia Scott, Gadsden; great-grandchildren, Danny and Dewayne Chastain, Gadsden, and Joseph Scott Lee, Southside; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Pallbearers will be Maron Moody, Eddie Davis, Stoney Battles, Jim Kilgore, Scott Aaron and Butch Aaron. Special thanks to nurses and staff of seventh and ninth floors of Gadsden Regional Medical Center. The family will receive friends two hours prior to service at the funeral home.

  2. 2.0 2.1 Death Record, in U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 [database on-line].

    Name: Ruby L. Battles
    SSN: xxx-xx-xxxx
    Last Residence:
    35954 Attalla, Etowah, Alabama, USA
    BORN: 14 Apr 1924
    Died: 8 Dec 2004
    State (Year) SSN issued: Alabama (Before 1951)