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|Ruth Mae Stevenson 1923 ~ 2017
Ruth Mae Stevenson, a long time resident of the Viburnum, Missouri area
passed away Monday, May 29, 2017 in Salem, Missouri at the age of
Ruth was born April 8, 1923 in Cushing, Oklahoma to Noah and Edith
Nasalroad. She married Henry J. Stevenson on March 14, 1942 in
Farmington, Missouri and lived in Fredericktown, Missouri until moving to the
Viburnum area in 1961.
Ruth was a homemaker who liked being with her family. She was a loving wife
and loving mother to five children. Ruth and Henry liked to have pinochle
parties with friends and enjoyed square dancing. Her favorite TV show was
"Wheel of Fortune". She also liked the time spent in Mesa, Arizona during the
She was a charter member of the Viburnum United Methodist Church and
loved her church family. All who know Ruth will remember her as a sweet,
kindhearted woman who truly cared for people.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Henry; teenaged son, Donald;
great grandson, David; brothers and sisters.
She is survived by her four children, Bob Stevenson and wife, Peg, Boss,
Missouri, Larry Stevenson and wife, Mary Lou, Montgomery, Alabama, Janet
Winslow and husband, Bob, Highlandville, Missouri, Patty Hedrick and
husband, Dave, Steelville, Missouri; seven grandchildren, fourteen great
grandchildren, seven great great grandchildren; neices, nephews, extended
family and friends.
Funeral service for Ruth Mae Stevenson was held Friday, June 2, 2017 at
Wilson Mortuary Viburnum Chapel with Jeannette Boyce and Dave Hedrick
officiating, special music was provided by Johnny Setzer and memories were
shared by family members. Serving as pallbearers were, Bob Stevenson, Bob
Dumke, Bob Winslow, Shawn Bolerjack, Nick Hedrick and Morgan Clark,
honorary pallbearers were, Dave Hedrick, Donivan Bolerjack and Dawson
Bolerjack. Interment was in the Christian Church Cemetery, Fredericktown,
Where we put a
April 8, 1923
May 29, 2017