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Ruth Bryan, 95, of Amarillo, died August 27, 2017. Ruth was born February 12, 1922 in Twitty, Texas to Tom and Bessie Jones. Ruth married Lee Otis Caskey in 1941. Ruth moved away from home at the age of 13 and began supporting herself. She worked a variety of jobs from Walgreens to GTE/Sylvania before retiring the first time in the early 70's. Ruth then went to work for U.S. Hospitality selling advertisements in Dallas.
She then moved back to Amarillo in 1986 and began working for Amerihost, before finally retiring again in 2008 at the age of 86. Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, six siblings and her husband Lee Otis Caskey.
She is survived by her daughter, Vicki Lee Hooker and husband Randy of Amarillo, Texas; grandchildren, Chad Hooker and wife Mallori of Boise, Idaho and Shannon Zemlak and husband Kyle of Flower Mound, Texas; and many loving nieces and nephews.






Arrangements under the direction of Griggs-Schooler-Gordon Funeral Directors, Amarillo, TX.