Ruby Hood PDF Print
Thursday, 20 June 2013 13:31

Ruby Hood, age 97 of Burkesville, KY(a resident of Cumberland Valley Manor) passed away on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at the nursing home. Ruby was born on March 10, 1916 in Cumberland County, KY to the late Uriah Wheeler Thrasher and Ephrasia Arminta Anderson Thrasher.  She was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church. She worked during World War II at the Indiana Army Ammunition Plant, and later at the Colgate Plant in Clarksville, IN.

Survivors Include: her caretaker and nephew: Rondal Thrasher and his wife Marie of Burkesville, KY and a host of other nieces, nephews, and friends

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Dicken Hood, and her brothers and sisters, William Lois Thrasher, Edward Seymore Thrasher, Isaac Barton Thrasher, Billie Brown Thrasher, Paul Allen Thrasher, Thomas Earl Thrasher, Benton Franklin Thrasher, James Oscar Thrasher, Mary Rhea Siebert, Eunice Jewell Rowe, Pearl Ruffin

Funeral Service will be Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Burkesville, KY with Burial in Burkesville Cemetery. Family requests visitation from 5:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M.  Friday, June 21, 2013 at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home in Burkesville.


This is National Public Safety Telecommunications Week- Today we are patting on the back the “Unseen First Responders”. Beverly Harbison and employees- Julie Greer, April Dunbar, Dennis Hatcher, Laura Lee Williams, Amy Houchin, Colleen Hamilton, Schelly Vance, Pan Lyons, Jim Spears, Lisa Shirley, Teresa Bull, Alison Burton, Matthew Vaughn, Bill Ekhardt, Bill Shoopman, Kathy Tyree, Joe Perry, Joann Eaton.

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