Ruby Jean Johnson

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Ruby Jean Johnson, age 66, passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Wednesday, June 22, 2022.

Memorial Service:  10 AM Wednesday, June 29, 2022 at Lake Shore Funeral Home
Ruby was born July 9, 1955 in Marlin, TX  to David and Marjorie Johnson. She grew up in the Reagan area until moving to Waco. She loved her family and being a Nanny was her joy. She was a great friend to many and would do anything for anybody. Ruby was always there to listen and help in any way she could. She enjoyed collecting heart rocks and spending time with her family.She was preceded in death by her father, David Johnson; mother, Marjorie Shillings; stepfather, Don Shillings; brothers, Bill, Robert, and Thomas Johnson; and sisters, Patricia Gray, Kay Johnson, and Vivian Williams.Leaving to cherish her memory are her sisters, Nancy Wynn of Bremond and Mary (James) Gula of Lorena; brother, Danny Johnson of Lorena; three daughters, Marjorie (Mark) Heslep of Axtell, Mary (Johnny) Young and Melissa Johnson of Waco;  grandchildren, Joshua Olson, Brent (Allison) Copeland, Hannah (David) Johnson, Preston Fowler, Jordan (Chynna) Olson and Elizabeth (Zak) Lamb; great-grandchildren, Alex, Landen, Logan, Ayden, Zhander, Channing, and Zyvan.  Also, her forever love, Floyd Paul Olson. She loved each and every one of them.

Place of Service: Lake Shore Funeral Home Chapel , 5201 Steinbeck Bend; Waco, TX 76708



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  1. My heart breaks for your loss. Mom was too young to pass. I’m sure she made a difference in everyone’s life. It’s not so much the ones that pass, it’s the ones that are left behind. Mom would like you all to go on with your lives and be as happy as you can be. Mom
    Is resting peacefully.

  2. Margie Heslep and family I’m so sorry for your loss. Prayers and blessings for your strength and peace as you say goodbye to your loved one🙏🙏🙏💕💕💕💕💕

  3. Pattie Cullens

    I’m so sorry, as this is heartbreaking. My condolences, prayers to all of your family and friends for comfort and peace in Jesus’name AMEN.
    Ruby I’m so sorry for not being there for you when you needed me. Forever in my heart and will truly miss you my friend. Rest in Peace Ruby . I love you ❣️

  4. Janet Lumpkin Ramirez

    I was saddened to hear the news of Ruby passing. Girl we used to have some fun times when we were young. I will miss you my beautiful cousin. Prayers for the family.✌️❤️🙏

  5. Trudy Dillinger

    I HAVE KNOWN YOU AND YOUR FAMILY ALL MY LIFE YOUR CHILDREN ARE WONDERFUL YOUNG LADIES AND I KNOW YOUR SO PROUD OF THEM RUBY YOU WILL TEULY BE MISSED PEOPLE DONT TALK THAT MUCH WHEN THEY YET AWAY FROM EACH OTHER BUT I TALKED TO U ONCE A WEEK GOD BLESS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY GOD HAS YOU KNOW SEE YOU ON THE OTHER SIDE

  6. Janie Sanchez Silva

    I’m a childhood friend of Ruby. I’ll always remember her smile and her happy disposition. My condolences to her family. May you rest now Ruby. Friend forever. Janie (Cervantez) Sanchez Silva.🙏🏼🥀

  7. Prayers for y’all she was a beautiful person inside I’m out my she rest in Peace

  8. So sorry for ur loss . Prayers for the family

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