Rubie Marie Caldwell, 94, of Bloomington, passed away at 1:05 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at Carle BroMenn Medical Center in Normal.
Her funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 23, 2022 at Union Missionary Baptist Church in Bloomington with Pastor U. D. Williams officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. prior to the service at the church. Kibler Brady Ruestman Memorial Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Interment will be in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery in Bloomington. Memorial contributions may be directed to Union Missionary Baptist Church Christian Education Department.
Rubie was born on September 12, 1927 in Jackson, TN, daughter to Woodie and Pearlie Bomer Person. She married James Caldwell on March 22, 1950 in Fort Scott, KS. He preceded her in death on June 11, 2006.
Rubie is survived by her children, Victoria Caldwell of Bloomington, Karen (Timothy) Marion of Huntsville, AL, and James Edward Caldwell of Bloomington; grandchildren, Victoria Lynn (Isaac) Uwaila of Chicago, Joseph Wesley Caldwell of Bloomington, Gabrielle (Steven) Brown of Normal, and Britney Nicholas of Bloomington; great grandchildren, Joseph, Janelle, Carlyse, and Steven; and a host of other relatives and friends.