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Ruby Hood, 97, Cumberland Co., KY (1916-2013)

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. She was the widow of Robert Dicken Hood.

Ruby Hood, age 97 of Burkesville, KY, a resident of Cumberland Valley Manor, passed away on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at the nursing home.

Funeral services will be Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 1pmCT/2pmET, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY. Burial will be in Burkesville Cemetery, N Main Street, Burkesville, Ky. The family requests visitation after 5pmCT, Friday, June 21, 2013 at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home in Burkesville.

Ruby Hood, 97, Cumberland Co., KY (1916-2013)

She was born on Friday, March 10, 1916 in Cumberland County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Uriah Wheeler Thrasher and Ephrasia Arminta Anderson Thrasher. She died Wednesday, June 19, 2013, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 97 years, 3 months, and 9 days.

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.

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.

Survivors include:
  • Her Caretaker and Nephew: Rondal Thrasher and his wife Marie of Burkesville, KY

  • And a host of other nieces, nephews, and friends

  • Send a condolence to the family of Ruby Hood

    Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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