West Union – Ruby Marie Harbin Sloan, 87, wife of the late James Harold Sloan, passed away, Friday, September 9, 2022, at her residence.


Born in Westminster, South Carolina, Marie was the daughter of the late Marshall Harbin and Lina Carroll Harbin.  Marie retired from Dunlop Sports and was a member of Open Door Baptist Church. 


Marie is survived by her daughter, Rhonda Sloan Morgan (Rodney); brothers, William Harbin, and Bennard Harbin; sisters, Maude Wilbanks, Minnie Lee Cromer, Martha Calvert, Shirley Lee, Jennifer Harbin; grandchildren, Marlena Taylor Edgar (Tim), Michael Lee Taylor (Lisa); and great-grandchildren, Emma Edgar, Levi Taylor, Landon Taylor, and Luke Taylor.


In addition to her husband and parents, Marie is preceded in death by her brothers, R.L. Harbin, Marshall Harbin Jr., and her sister, Edna Crumpton.


A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm, Sunday, September 11, 2022, at Oconee Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel with entombment to follow.


The family would like to express a special thank you to Hospice of the Foothills, Jamie Chapman, and Ingrid Klansek for their joy, encouragement, and assistance in Marie’s time of need.


The family is at the residence. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Marie’s memory may be made to Hospice of the Foothills, Attn: Foundation Office, 298 Memorial Drive, Seneca, SC 29672. A message of condolence may be written to the family by visiting