Ruby Page, daughter of the late Thomas R. and Lou Ethel Miller Hodge, was born in Fisk on Oct. 26, 1916, and died at the St. John's Mercy Hospital in St. Louis on Saturday, May 19, 2007, at the age of 90.
Mrs. Page had lived in Puxico since 1934. She was a member of the Providence Missionary Baptist Church near Puxico where she had held many offices over the years. She enjoyed crafts and piecing quilts.
On Sept. 1, 1934, she was married to Euell Page in Puxico. He preceded her in death on Sept. 5, 1984.
Surviving are three daughters, Mary Lou Scott and Donis Wheetley, both of Puxico, and Dorothy Callahan of Festus; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one brother, Floyd Hodge of Puxico; one sister, Opal lee Cookson of Puxico.
She was preceded in death by one sister, Virginia Mae Hollaway; and one brother, Frank Hodge.
Visitation was held after 6 p.m. Monday, May 21, 2007, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Puxico.
Funeral services were conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 22, 2007, at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Puxico with Elder Don Adams of Matthews, Elder Jerry Park of Puxico, and Elder Johnny Gibson of St. Peters officiating.
Interment followed in the Rock Hill Cemetery near Puxico.