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“Ruth would want me to clarify the fact that, altough it is true that she drew her last breath in this world "in a local nursing home",she had only...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Delna Dillen - Longview, TX

“You are in our thoughts and prayers, Aunt Avon and family. May the Lord comfort you all with the loss of your loved one. ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Debby Hatfield Myers - TX

“We went to church togather in Freer. My dad(Cactus) Maxwell and J.V. were good friends and hunting buddies. ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Carlton Maxwell - Kingsland, TX

“I haven't seen Ruthie since we were children in Freer, TX. Our Mothers were close friends. I see her sister Avon from time to time. We had good...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Everett Coleman - Kenedy, TX

“To the family, We haven't seen Ruth in a few years,but asked about her...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Fred & Tenna Waddington - TX

“Dawn and the entire Craig family, I just wanted to offer my condolences to you all in your time of grief. May all of you find peace. My thoughts and...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Mike Gorman - Sugar Land, TX

“Alan & Family, I am so sorry for your loss but it is God's gain. God Bless & Comfort you all at your time of loss. ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Stacy Strickland - Jefferson, TX

“So sorry to hear about Ruthie. I know she will be missed greatly. ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Sammy Hatfield - La Porte, TX

“Dawn and Alan She was a great person. God is now watching over her. Love, LuAnn,Randy and Brittany ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: LuAnn Dix - Longview, TX

“I very sorry for your loss and know that Aunt Ruthie is in no more pain as she is with God. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Gary Hatfield - Hollywood, FL

“Alan, Jeremy, Jonathan We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the rest of your family. Love, Barbara & Mike ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Mike & Barbara Young - Kilgore, TX

“Sissy, Alan I'm am so sorry to hear this news. I know she fought hard. Ruth was a beautiful lady. I've missed her and i guess now will always...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Joe Howard - Austin, TX

“Dawn, we are so sorry about your mothers passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We are here for you if you need us for anything. ...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Kelly holmes - Tallahassee, FL

“Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. God Bless you and your family during this difficult time. Patty ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Patty McKinney - Marshall, TX

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A graveside service for Ruth Craig, 71, of Longview will be held at 11 AM Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at Morris Cemetery in Gilmer, Texas under the direction of Rader Funeral Home of Longview. Ms. Craig passed away Friday afternoon in a local nursing home. Ruth was born on March 12, 1938 in Laredo, Texas to J.V. and Helen Craig. Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Dawn Wingard; her son, Alan Ottens; 3 sisters; 4 grandchildren; and 6 nieces and nephews. A memorial guestbook may be signed online at www.raderfh.com.

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