Ruth Elaine Dean
Ruth Elaine Dean
  • April 13, 1933 - November 9, 2017
  • Houston, Texas

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Ruth Elaine Dean, age 84, passed away November 9, 2017. Born in Omaha, Nebraska, she was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother who was an avid Houston Sports fan. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby G. Dean, Sr.; sister, Arlene Fugate; and brother, Lyle Potter. Survived by son, Bobby G. Dean, Jr.; daughter, Debra Potter and husband Jeff; grandchildren, Jayme Gordon and husband Kirk, Justin Vornsand and wife Jana, Alicia Hendricks and husband Justin, and Bobby Dean III; step granddaughters, Crissy Lofton and husband Danny and Angie Graham and husband Justin; 9 great grandsons; 6 great granddaughters; 1 great step granddaughter; 4 great step grandsons; brothers, Ralph Potter and wife Sandy and Virgil Potter and wife Sandy; sisters, Vesta Hall and Carolyn Stewart; and numerous nieces and nephews and other extended family. A Special Thank you goes to Shane Potter, Veronica Lechtenberger, Diane Bates, Alan Broyles, Roy and Dorothy Ballard, Eddy Moye and wife Sandy, and Johnny and Molly Johnson. Visitation will be held 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Earthman Resthaven Funeral Home, 13102 North Freeway, Houston, Texas. The Celebration of Life Graveside Service will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, November 17, 2017 at Earthman Resthaven Cemetery.