Ruth Ann Woolsey


Ruth Ann Woolsey, 66, of Liberty Hill passed away Friday, December 6, 2019 at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in Round Rock.

She was born July 6, 1953, in Yakima, Washington, to William “Bill” and Mary McCoy. The family moved to Houston when Ruth was just 11 Years old.

Ruth married Robert “Steven” Woolsey on April 1, 1971, in Houston. They were married for almost 40 years before he passed away.

She worked in retail management for 20 years, she spent some time working at Mervyn’s as a store manager, then was a floor supervisor at Walmart before resigning to take care of her late husband Steven.

Ruth is preceded in death by her father, Bill, in 1965, her mother, Mary, in 2001, her beloved husband, Steven, in 2010, and her stepfather, Erwin Hilscher, in 2015.

Survivors include her six siblings Billy “Butch” Wayne Long of Portland, Oregon, Alice Marie Lyming of Jerseyville, Illinois, Henry Grant McCoy of Lawrence, Kansas, Kimberly Kay Wren of Jerseyville, Illinois, Sherry Lynn Albright (Eric) of Willis, Texas, and Mary Ellen (Joseph) Hutchens of Eudora, Kansas; her four children Laura “Nikki”, Heather, and Robert “Billy”, of Liberty Hill, and Stephanie Baez of Austin, Texas; nine grandchildren Devlin, Pete, Ayla, Michael, Emerald, Catalina, Antonio, Emily, and Katlynn; four great-grandchildren Kayson (Devlin), Thomas (Ayla), Lukas (Emerald), and Isiah (Catalina), multiple nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, other family, and friends.

The family will greet friends and family from 10:00 AM until 12:00 PM on Friday, December 20, 2019, at Ramsey Funeral Home in Georgetown. She will then be buried alongside her husband in the family cemetery on their property at 115 W. Bear Creek Road in Liberty Hill, Texas at 2:00 PM.