Rubie Fern Larrowe, 90, of Galax, Va., passed away Monday, April 11, 2022, in the Woltz Hospice Home in Dobson, N.C.

Mrs. Larrowe was born in Carroll County, Va., on Dec. 17, 1931, to Thomas Gordon and Ila Mae Sumner Stoneman. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Dean Larrowe.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Jane and Sam Patton; son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Nikki Larrowe all of Galax; four grandchildren, Katie Patton; Jacob Patton; Alex (Taylor) Larrowe; Daniel Larrowe; and a great-grandson, Oliver Dean Larrowe.

The funeral service was held Wednesday, April 13, 2022, at 11 a.m. in the Vaughan-Guynn Chapel with Pastor Dave White and the Rev. Richard Gregory officiating. Burial followed in the Woodlawn Cemetery. The family received friends Wednesday from 10 a.m. until time for the service at the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home.

Flowers are appreciated, or donations can be made to Woodlawn Cemetery, C/O Carolyn Farmer, 291 Forest Oak Road, Woodlawn, VA 24381.

The family expresses a special thank you to her many friends and the staff at Commonwealth Assisted Living, Twin County Physicians and staff and the Woltz Hospice Home Physicians and staff for the excellent care they gave to Rubie.