Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


June 9, 2014

Rosalie H. Ruark 1927-2014

GREENUP — Rosalie H. Ruark, 87, of South Shore, a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away Saturday, June 7, 2014, in Southern Ohio Medical Center Hospice in Portsmouth, Ohio.

She was born Feb. 16, 1927, in Portsmouth, Ohio, a daughter of the late Harold Robbins and Hazel Dials Robbins.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Winfred Ruark on May 4, 2000; and a sister, Janet Maple.

She was a homemaker and was of the Methodist faith.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Connie and Ronald LeMaster of Garrison; granddaughter, Terri L. (Gary) Yowan of Union; and great-grandchildren Nicholas, Lindsey Rose and Nathan Yowan of Union; one brother, the Rev. John Robbins of Portsmouth; and one sister, Dorothy Alderman of Jacksonville, N.C.; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at Morton Funeral Home in South Shore with Dr. Charles E. Brown officiating. Burial will be in Siloam Cemetery in South Shore.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to SOMC Hospice, 2201 25th St. Portsmouth, OH 45662.

Condolences may be left at mortonfh.com.

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