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Ruth Stone, 89

Ruth Stone, 89, 460 Toria Road, Columbia, KY, died Tuesday, April 13, 2004, at 9:50 a.m., at the T.J. Samson Hospital in Glasgow.

The funeral service will be Friday, April 16, 2004, at 11:00 a.m., at Grissom Funeral Home, Columbia, with Rev. Louis Henry officiating.

She was the daughter of the late Cassius and Bertie Bowe Royse of Cumberland County, KY; the widow of George P. Stone, and a member of Santa Fee Baptist Church.

She is survived by the following:
  • Five sons: Charles Stone, New Albany, IN; C.M. Stone, Clarksville, In; Oliver "Cat" Stone, Columbia, KY; Wilkie Stone, Louisville, KY; and Chelcie Stone, Columbia, KY.
  • One daughter: Sue Stone, Louisville, KY
  • And 10 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
Burial will be in Haven Hill Cemetery.

Grissom Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation will be after 6:00 p.m., Thursday, April 15, 2004, at the funeral home.

This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or

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