Ruth B. Jones, 91, Huntingburg

Ruth JonesRuth B. Jones, 91, of Huntingburg, died Thursday at her home. She was born in Perry County February 10, 1924, to James A. and Ida (Taylor) Lanman.

Ruth was a homemaker and member of Mt. Gilead Primitive Baptist Church in Bristow.  

She is survived by one daughter, Charlotte Jean Hopper, Dale; one son, Dennis Jones, Huntingburg; one sister, Lana Lanman, Huntingburg; one brother, Flavis Lanman, Huntingburg; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles W. Jones, who died September 1, 1983, three brothers, Everett, Ervin, and Cliston Lanman, and five sisters, Evelyn Gaines, Irma Wright, Ruby Klem, Betty Egbert, and Dorothy Murphy.

Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Friday and from 1-2 p.m. Saturday at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg. Condolences may be shared online at Funeral services at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home with burial following in Lilly Dale Cemetery in Gatchel. Elder Dan Aders will officiate at the services.


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