Ruby Nell Martin Gosey
Ruby Nell Martin Gosey, 80, of Beaumont, died Sunday, October 9, 2022, at Jefferson Nursing and Rehabilitation, Beaumont. She was born on September 14, 1942, to Bernice Cecile Thomas Martin and Joe Turner Martin, in Pleasant Hill, Louisiana.
Ruby was a God-fearing woman who loved the Lord and her family. She was funny, life of the party, great cook specializing in dishes that reminded you of good home cooking. Ruby enjoyed traveling to see family and friends whenever she could. She was grandma to all her many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include her daughter, Berna Shelby of Beaumont; grandchildren, Charles Gosey and CL Kennebrew III, both of Beaumont, Gary Kennebrew of Silsbee, and LaKeshia Kennebrew-Thompson and her husband, Cret, Sr. of Beaumont; great-grandchildren, Allie Kennebrew, Nia Kennebrew, Channing Green, Devion Edward, Londyn Edward, Verndrea Thompson, Cretiana Thompson, Cret Thompson, Jr., and Legend Thompson; sisters, Margaret Jackson, Mary Jackson, and Virginia Martin, all of Texas City; and extended family, friends, and loved ones through the years.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; sisters, Bessie Mae Rollins, Dessie Mae Kirby, Nacy Henderson, Itzetta Montaque, and Alther Martin; and brothers, Wesley Martin, Kenneth Martin, Joe Martin, Jr., and James Martin.
Mrs. Gosey’s funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, October 15, 2022, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. Her cremation will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont.
Broussard’s Mortuary Major Dr.
- 1605, North Major Drive, Beaumont, Texas, 77713,
- October 15, 2022
- 10:00 am
- 5150, Stivers Dr, Beaumont, TX, 77705,