Ruby Marie Duplessis

August 15, 1939 - November 12, 2019


Ruby Marie Duplessis, age 80, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at her home. She was born on Tuesday, August 15, 1939 to Sabas O. Duplessis Sr. and Leontine Lavigne Duplessis in Gonzales, Louisiana.

Ruby was a loving mother, daughter, grandmother, sister, aunt and a great friend and will be missed by all who knew her.

She is preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Harry Kling and four sisters, Eloise Duplessis, Rose Fontenot, Millie Gaudin and Dolores Cosper; and some Nicky Wilkinson.

Ruby is survived by her daughter, Vickie Trosclair (Ronnie) of Mena, Arkansas; son, Mickey White of Gonzales, Louisiana; five brothers, Sabas Duplessis Jr., Johnny Duplessis, Aaron Duplessis, Paul Duplessis and Roger Duplessis; five sisters, Winnie West, Iris Gautreau, Ada LaVoie, Libby Moran and Belva Crain; five grandchildren, Dustin Trosclair, Brandon Trosclair, Jordan Trosclair, Tyler Trosclair and Cameron Wilkinson; three great grandchildren, Brianna Trosclair, Peyton Trosclair and Wyatt Trosclair; several nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

A funeral service will be held at the Bowser Family Funeral Home Chapel in Mena, Arkansas on Monday, November 18, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. with Brother Joe Thibeau officiating. Interment will follow in the Pinecrest Memorial Park. No visitation is planned. Arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena, Arkansas.

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11-15-19 3:22 p.m. KAWX.ORG 

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