Mrs. Ruby Powell Hardee, 93, of Fuquay-Varina passed away Monday, May 22, 2017 at Green Leaf Care Center in Lillington. She was born in Harnett County, the daughter of the late Carlie Freeman and Hattie Bell Ausley Powell. Ruby was lifetime member of Christian Light Christian Church in Fuquay-Varina. She and her family loved visiting and fishing at the NC and Florida coasts. Ruby was preceded in death by her husband, Odell F. Hardee and daughter, Kay Frances Hardee.

Ruby is survived by 2 sons, Kenneth Hardee and wife, Kathy, Steve Hardee and fiancé, Paulby Anderson both of Fuquay-Varina; 2 grandchildren, Noah Hardee and Mollie Hardee; 3 sisters, Olene Prince, Edith Senter and Eula Baucomb all of Fuquay-Varina.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, May 27, 2017 at Christian Light Christian Church with Rev. Jimmy Elliott officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Christian Light Christian Church, 4351 Christian Light Rd., Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526.