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Scales & Sons Funeral Home, Funeral Homes, Murfreesboro, TN

National Funeral Directors Association

National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association

Tennessee State Funeral Directors & Morticians Association

Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce


Ruby Ellis



Visitation With The Family:
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM on Tuesday, December 29, 2020
Scales & Sons Funeral Chapel, 314 East State Street, Murfreesboro, TN

Celebration of Life Service:
12:00 PM on Tuesday, December 29, 2020
Scales & Sons Funeral Chapel, 314 East State Street, Murfreesboro, TN

The Service of Committal & Interment:
Following the Service on Tuesday, December 29, 2020
Evergreen Cemetery

Ruby Bernice Ellis was born March 16, 1941 to Walter and Jimmie Webb. She transitioned from this earthly life to eternal life on December 18,2020. Ruby graduated from Holloway High School in 1959.

She was employed with Nissan North America for 15 years and retired in 1998.

She was preceded in death by her parents, grandparents, and four brothers, Alfonzo "Bud" Webb, Lonnie Webb, Ronnie Joe Webb and Willie Lee Webb. Ruby is survived by her husband of 54 years, Robert Lee Ellis Jr.; sons, Perald Ellis and Robert "Bobby" Ellis III both of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; brother, Michael Webb of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; sister, Brenda Webb of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; sisters- in-law, Donna Webb, Carleen Webb and Mary Ford all of Murfreesboro, Tennessee and Eula Webb of Nashville, Tennessee; grandchildren, Chris, Devonte, Tony, Ayanna, Quitta, Rob, Sharicka, Darius, Dominique,Taylor and Elisa all of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; nine great grandchildren; many beloved nieces and nephews; devoted friend, Beatrice Cain; and a host of other relative and friends.


In efforts to be in compliance with the regulations of the CDC guidelines, mask are required upon entry of the building and temperatures will be checked at the door. This is for the safety of our community as well as our funeral home staff.

Scales and Sons Funeral Home

PHONE: (615) 893-1313 - 24 hours a day

314 East State Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

P.O. Box 1371
Murfreesboro, TN 37133-1371