Ruth Maxine Reinhart of Advance, the daughter of the late William Joseph Butler and Martha Wright Butler, was born March 5, 1929 in Welling, Okla. and died at the St. Francis Medical Center Emergency Room in Cape Girardeau on Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at the age of 73. Ruth was a retired sewing machine operator at Columbia Sportswear in Chaffee and a member of the Fairview General Baptist Church near Arbor. She was united in marriage to Rev. Earl Reinhart on May 4, 1947, and he survives of the home in Advance. Besides her husband, she is survived by one daughter, Ruth Burnett of Greenville; by one brother, Harvey Butler of Tahlequah, Okla.; by four sisters, Emma Day of Branson, Dorothy Sumpter of Hartshorne, Okla., Gloria Lee Casas of Rose, Okla. and Mary Davidson of Tahlequah, Okla.; by two grandchildren; and by two great-grandchildren. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother and one sister. Visitation will be held at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Home in Chaffee on Thursday, April 11 at 6 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted in the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel at 11 a.m., Friday, April 12 with Rev. Mike Huffman officiating. Interment will follow at the Morgan Memorial Park in Advance with Amick-Burnett Funeral Home of Chaffee in charge of arrangements.