Ruby Nivia Bills

Ruby Nivia Bills

Ruby Nivia Bills, 96, of Dumas passed away September 26, 2016.

Mrs. Bills worked on the farm while raising five children and later worked at Dan-Tan and Sunbeam in Dumas.

She was born on April 6, 1920 in Kosciusko, Mississippi and was the daughter of Walter M. Cummins and Cordy Lee Vowell Cummins.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, Dick Bills; daughters, Dixie Bills Smith and Bonnie Bills Mock; and a son, Richard Wayne Bills.

Survivors are a daughter, Louella Persons of Dumas; a son, Lonnie Ray Bills of Dumas; seven grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on September 28, from 6-8 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be held on September 29 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Monty Meeks and Rev. Lewis Branson officiating. Burial will be at Tyro Cemetery.