Lugene Ruise, 47, died on September 7, 2012 at Community Hospice of Jacksonville. He was born in Margaretta on March 27, 1965 to the late Wilford Ruise Sr. and Louis Wilson. He later moved to Baconton, GA and faithfully attended Victory Tabernacle in Albany, GA until his death. Mr. Ruise is preceded in death by his father, brother Wilford Ruise Jr. and sister Lounetta Ruise.He is survived by his wife Connie Ruise; his mother of Macclenny; sisters Lillian Ellis (James) and Betty Ann Holmes of Margaretta, Mary Givens (Willie) of Lake City, Karen Thomas and Lelia Major of Macclenny; brothers Samuel Ruise Sr., Ulysee Ruise, both of Baconton, Steven Ruise (Tina) and Charles Ruise, both of Macclenny; aunts Cleo Ruise of Margaretta and Alice Fuller of Arlington, GA; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A celebration of Lugene’s life will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 11 am at Emmanuel Church of God in Christ in Macclenny. Visitation with family and friends will be on Friday from 5-7 pm at the church. Combs Funeral Home of Lake City is in charge of arrangements.