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Ruth Lawrence Travis, 76 years old of Ponchatoula, Louisiana, passed away, Friday, March 28, 2014, at North Oaks Medical Center.
She was born on Saturday, February 5, 1938, in Kentwood, La., daughter of the late George Richard Lawrence and the late Jessie Miller Lawrence.
Surviving are daughter, Debra "Debbie" and husband Wayne Norwood, sons, James Darrell Travis and David Keith Travis, grandchildren, Michael and wife Lacey Norwood, Krystal Norwood, Heather Travis and husband Jeff Berthelot and Monique Renee Travis, great-grandchildren, Brynleigh Berthelot and Ava Berthelot, sister, Mildred and husband George Hyde.
She is preceded in death by husband of 54 years, Melvin James Travis, sisters, Lea Mae Dees, Claira Belle Corkern and Lyra Dean Hyde.
Friends will be received Monday, March 31, 2014 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home - Ponchatoula.
Visitation will resume on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 from 9:00 am until funeral service begins at 11:00 am at First Baptist Church of Ponchatoula.
Interment will follow in the Ponchatoula Cemetery Ponchatoula, Louisiana.
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