Mount Vernon News


Mount Vernon News
July 16, 2012 10:49 am EDT


MOUNT VERNON — Ruth M. Hall, 82, of Mount Vernon, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2012, at Whispering Hills Care Center.

She was born Nov. 22, 1929, in Bandy, Va., to the late Edward and Pollie (Baldwin) Pruett. Ruth was a member of the Willow Grove Advent Christian Church. She had worked for Mercy Hospital in the purchasing department and then retired from Mount Vernon Nazarene College.

Ruth is survived by her sister, Clara Pruett of Mount Vernon; and her nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, H. Albertas Hall; daughter, Jill Ann Hall; brothers, Frank, Ed, Fred, Ray and Roley Pruett; sisters, Dolores Pruett, Mary Pickens, Fae Whitt, Fern Barrett and Vie Graham.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home, 212 N. Main St., Mount Vernon, with Pastor Carl Hankins officiating. Friends may call one hour prior to services. Burial will follow in Mount Liberty Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made in Ruth’s memory to Willow Grove Advent Christian Church, P.O. Box 22, Mount Liberty, OH 43048.

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