Ruby Lee Lucas Knapp, age 83, of Crockett departed from this earth November 9, 2016. She was born April 25, 1933 in Harmon, Oklahoma to parents, Anthony Glen and Mable (Gaston) Lucas. In 1962 she was married to Richard Knapp. They made their home in Baytown, Texas where they raised their family. After retiring they moved to Crockett, Texas. Ruby enjoyed fishing, cooking, camping, and gardening. Although she had many pastimes, spending time with her family topped the list. Ruby was strong in her Christian faith and enjoyed the company of her church family.
She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Richard Knapp of Crockett; children, John Spain, Kim Spain, and Toni Knapp; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Mabel and Anthony Glen Lucas; siblings, Ann Turner, Joe Lucas, and A.G. Lucas; son, Steve Jensen; and grandson, Conner Pitkin.
Graveside services for Ruby Lee Lucas Knapp will be held Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in the Lovelady Antioch Cemetery with Rev. Tony Wolf officiating. The family will receive friends Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 12:00 noon til 2:00 p.m. at the Callaway-Allee Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Antioch Baptist Church.