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Ruth E. Eaton

Ruth E. Eaton, 97, Ramsey, died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019.
Born March 16, 1921, at Depauw, she was the daughter of the late Ollie and Anna Iona Hannel Arnold.
She was retired from the old Keller Manufacturing Co., a former Harrison County Republican Committee vice chair woman and a member of Unity Chapel United Methodist Church south of Ramsey.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Randall P. Eaton; a sister, Frances M. Chinn; four brothers, Clement, Oliver Junior, George and Donald Arnold; and a daughter-in-law, Mary Beth Eaton.
Survivors include two sons, Ronald P. Eaton (Karla) and Tommy L. Eaton of Ramsey; three brothers, John F. Arnold of New Salisbury, Merrill J. Arnold (Sheila) of Indianapolis and Russell L. Arnold of Corydon; four grandchildren, Sheri Brangers (Jerry), Rhonda Robbeloth (Kevin), Michelle Biddle (Bob) and Jackie Benfield (Mike); and seven great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Saturday, Jan. 26, from 2 to 8 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 27, after 10 a.m. at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey.
Funeral: Sunday, Jan. 27, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Woods Chapel Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Hosparus Southern Indiana, 502 Hausfeldt Lane, New Albany, IN 47150.