Ruby Mae Pankey

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

TRUMANN - Mrs. Ruby Mae Pankey, 94, of Trumann died Thursday, July 25, 2013 at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. Mrs. Pankey was born in Greenfield community near Harrisburg, Ark., and had lived most of her lifetime in Trumann. She was a retail clerk for the former Kustoff Clothing and Sterling Store and of the Pentecostal faith. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Cecil Pankey; two sisters, Virgie Costley and Dorothy Wolfe; and her parents, David and Ella Russaw Wolfe. Survivors include one son, Dennis Pankey and special friend Mary of Trumann. Graveside services were July 27, 2013 at Pine Hill Cemetery in Jonesboro, with Rev. Ricky Forbis officiating. Burial followed under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home of Trumann. An online guest book can be signed at