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Ruby F. Ashcraft

Thursday, May 6, 2004

Ruby F. Ashcraft, 91, of Brownwood, was born July 1, 1912, in Brownwood, the daughter of the late Lyman and Elsie Taylor Pritchett, and died Tuesday, May 4, 2004, at the Advance Nursing Center.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Brownwood General Baptist Church and the Missionary Society.

On Oct. 1, 1929, she and J.B. "Bill" Ashcraft were united in marriage, and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include two sons, Billy B. Ashcraft of Overland Park, Kan., and Lyman "Jake" Ashcraft of Benton; two daughters, Velma Sue Parker of Marshall, Ill., and Peggy Jensen of Lander, Wyo.; a sister, Imogene Dake of Springfield; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by one brother and three sisters.

Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, May 6, 2004, at Morgan Funeral Chapel in Advance.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, May 7, 2004, at Brownwood General Baptist Church with Rev. Watis Harrell and Rev. Naamon Eaker officiating.

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