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Ruby Ruth Schrock Relyea, 87, of Almyra passed away January 23, 2016. She was born May 21, 1928 in Stuttgart to William J. and Lydia Mae Yoder Schrock. On December 14, 1946 she married E.A. "Coup" Relyea.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband; one son Larry Relyea; one grandson Jared Relyea; and eight siblings Mable Pappe, Mary Bender, Alta Wesinger, Nona Davis, Luella Davis, William Schrock, Wilma Smith, and Martin Schrock.

Survivors include her three children Bonnie Steeland of Clarendon, Dennis Relyea (Jeanette) of Almyra, and Randy Relyea (Bobbye) of DeWitt; five grandchildren Keri Simpson of Clarendon, Jody Steeland, Whitney Neal, Ashley Fisher, and Brent Relyea all of DeWitt; and nine great grandchildren Shelby, Sidney, Jaden, Caleb, Colton, Arden, Noah, Addie, and Jacie.

Visitation will be from 1-2:00 p.m. January 25 at the Almyra First Baptist Church. Funeral services will begin at 2:00 with burial following in the Almyra Cemetery by Essex Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Almyra First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 211, Almyra, AR 72003. www.essexfuneralhome.com

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