Ms. Ruby Adams Trivette, age 99, of NC 194 North, Todd, passed away Friday afternoon, March 7, 2014 at Watauga Medical Center.

Born November 27, 1914 in Ashe county, she was the daughter of the late Marshall Monroe and Celia Adams Trivette. Ruby was a member of South Fork Baptist Church and a retired teacher.


She is survived by two nephews, Larry Trivette of Todd, and Gary Trivette of Charlotte, four nieces, Joyce Benson, Sharon Murphy and Barbara Gibbs of Raleigh, and Betty Cave of Myrtle Beach, SC, and two sisters in law, Grace Trivette of Boone and Jean Roach of Lansing.

Funeral services for Ms. Ruby Adams Trivette will conducted Saturday afternoon March 22 at 3 o’clock at South Fork Baptist Church. Officiating will be Rev. Homer Murdock, Rev. Herbert McCoy and Rev. David Cooper. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1:30 until 3 o’clock at the church. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Howell Cemetery Fund, in care of Larry Trivette, 10550 Hwy 194 North, Todd, NC 28684. Online condolences may be shared with the Trivette family at

Austin & Barnes Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the Trivette family.

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