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Ruby, Milford

Ruby, Milford

Ruby, Milford

Date: Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Interview 195a : In this interview with Becky Donohoe, Milford Ruby reminisces about his life in Diboll as a child and an adult. He moved to Diboll with his family from Fastrill in 1941, settling in the Red Town neighborhood. He attended Diboll schools starting in 1941 and graduated in 1949. Mr. Ruby raised his children in Diboll and took part in many community activities, particularly the Little League. He was in charge of the Diboll Little League program during the school integration process, and oversaw the integration of that program as well.