About Ruby Nell Hughes:
Ruby Nell moved with her family and lived in many different places. She worked on the farm with her
family, kept the house in order, worked at Ramsey's Drug Store in Elgin, and at Elgin Butler Brick Company.
She worked wherever and whenever she was needed to help out her family. She also cared for her mother,
father-in-law, and husband when they were ailing in their final years. After Garlton's passing, Ruby
Nell later married Ford Strickler, a widower and respected gentleman in Granite Shoals. Ruby Nell and
Ford are very active in their church's activities.
-email from Mark Gold