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Ruth Agnes Carter Mason, Casey County, KY (1931-2018)

Ruth was a homemaker and a member of the Old Time Independent Baptist Church. She also attended Casey County Adult Day where she enjoyed playing bingo. Ruth also loved to work puzzle books.
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Ruth Agnes Carter Mason of Liberty, Kentucky passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at the Casey County Hospital. She was 87 years of age.

Funeral services are 1pmCT/2pmET Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Brother Ricky Rodgers officiating. Burial will follow in Mason Cemetery. Visitation will be held 5-7pmCT6-8pmET Tuesday evening at the funeral home.

Ruth Agnes Carter Mason, Casey County, KY (1931-2018)

Born March 13, 1931 in Casey County, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late Everett and Minnie Eunice Latham Carter. Ruth was a homemaker and a member of the Old Time Independent Baptist Church. She also attended Casey County Adult Day where she enjoyed playing bingo. Ruth also loved to work puzzle books.

Survivors include
  • One son, Ron Mason of Cincinnati, Ohio

  • Four daughters, Sharon Close of Campbellsville, Lois Jean Eads of Liberty, Karen Mason of Yosemite, and Angela Mason of Liberty

  • Two brothers, Ronnie Carter and Billy Carter, both of Edmonton

  • One sister, Mary Poff of Liberty; sixteen grandchildren

  • Numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Ruth was preceded in death by two sons, Jack Mason and Paul Mason; two daughters, Elsie Davis and Shirley Wagner; four brothers, Earnie Carter, Elmer Carter, Robert Carter, and James Carter; and four sisters, Violet Crew, Berniece Propes, Vina Carter, and Dollie Patton.

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McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY is in charge of arrangements.

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