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Ruth A. Williams

Ruth A. Williams Ruth A. Williams

Ruth Anna Williams, age 87, passed away Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022.

Ruth was born Feb. 7, 1934, in Milltown, Ind., to the late John and Nolena Bowles.

She was a Cub Scout leader for over 30 years in Ramsey, Ind. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a member of Thompson’s Chapel Methodist Church. She enjoyed quilting, gardening and cooking.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Melvin Roy Williams; a daughter, Elizabeth Ann Dennison; a sister, Betty Patton; and two brothers, John E. (Ann) and Loran Bowles (Joyce).

Surviving are a daughter, Debra L. Gaul (Gavin) of Oviedo, Fla., two grandkids, Kevin (Gail) and Alex (Liz), and three great-grandkids, Phoebe, Emma and Norah; four grandkids, Michael and Scott (Briannah) Dennison and Timothy (Sophia) and Travis (Kelsey) West, and nine great-grandkids, Riley, Aiden, Michael Jr., Willa and Aspen Dennison, Havana Alarcon, Blake Bowsher, Lincoln and Octavia West; son Keith (Michele) of Cypress, Texas, and three grandkids, Sam, Thomas and Katie; son Donald (Desha) of Lexington, Ky.; and sisters, Rozella North (Earl), Alice Combs (Mike) and Dorothy Booth (Bill).

Services will be at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey, Ind., with burial at Thompson’s Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, family asks donations to Boy Scouts of America, Harrison County Hospital, American Heart Association or American Lung Association be made in her name.