Rufus was born on February 5, 1936 and passed away on Wednesday, October 12, 2016.
Rufus was a resident of Oxford, Mississippi at the time of his passing.
He was married to Charlotte.
The funeral service will be Sunday October 16 2016 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Waller Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Allen and Rev. David Ard officiating. Burial will follow in Eastover Memorial Cemetery. A catered visitation and reception will be held prior to the service beginning at 1:00 p.m. in West Hall at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions in Mr. Tubbsâ memory may be made to the American Cancer Society 1800 West Main Street Tupelo MS 38801 or to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis TN 38105-1905.