Ruby Mae McElreath Padgett, age 75, of Fairview, NC, passed away on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at the Elizabeth House in Flat Rock, NC. She was born on March 16, 1945 in Buncombe County, NC to the late John McElreath and Julia Ratcliff McElreath. Ruby attended AB-Tech. She loved to travel and enjoyed being at the beach. She was a loving and caring mother and grandmother.
In addition to her parents, Ruby is preceded in death by her son, Charles James Padgett and her sister, Barbara McElreath Norton.
She is survived by her daughter, Sharen Glugover (Aaron) of Bluffton, SC; her brother, Glen McElreath of Arden, NC; her twin sister, Helen Ball of Asheville, NC; her grandsons, Seth Padgett of Asheville, NC and Gabriel Glugover of Bluffton, SC, and her granddaughter, Dara Glugover of Bluffton, SC; and her daughter-in-law, Karina Hall Padgett of Asheville, NC.
A memorial service will be announced by the family at a later date. Penland Family Funeral Home is honored to be caring for the Padgett Family and assisting them with arrangements.
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