Ruby Mae Halcomb Kidd, age 88, died January 18, 2018, at the Terrace Nursing and Rehabilitation. Mrs. Kidd was born and raised in Jackson County, Ky., to the late Charlie Halcomb and Rachel Robinson Halcomb. Mrs. Kidd was a devoted farmers wife and loved her family dearly, she also enjoyed cooking and had a constant positive attitude about life. She was of the Baptist faith.
Other than her parents, Mrs. Kidd was preceded in death by her husband, James William Kidd, and a sister, Mary Belt.
Mrs. Kidd is survived by her children, Barbara Ann Huff Cole of Lapel, In., Margaret Elizabeth Kidd Allen of Mount Vernon, Ky., Earnest Lee (Brenda) Kidd of Paint Lick, and Harvey Wayne Kidd of Berea. She is also survived by her brother Hobart Halcomb of Paint Lick, and a sister Margaret Ailene Gaines of Englewood, Ohip. As well as 15 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren along with a host of nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, January 22, 2018, at Davis & Powell Funeral Home with Rev. Ken Felty officiating. Burial will follow in Berea Cemetery. Pallbearers will be John Cole, Tony Kidd, Bryan Kidd, Chris Kidd, Elizabeth Allen, and Cheyenne Kidd. Visitation will be Sunday, January 20 from 5-9 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers please send donation to the Gideons Camp Memorial Bible Program at PO Box 256, Berea, KY 40403.
Published on January 19, 2018