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Ruth Frances Lawmaster
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Obituary for Ruth Frances Lawmaster

Ruth Frances Lawmaster, age 91, of Miller, Missouri, passed away at 11:08 a.m. on Monday, July 23, 2018, at her home. She was born December 17, 1926, in Lawrence County, Missouri, the daughter of Ernest and Gladys (Smith) Whittenburg.

Ruth had a house cleaning business for 20 years in Mt. Vernon and she retired from the Missouri Rehabilitation Center where she had worked in the laundry department for 10 years. She was a member of the Community Bible Church in Miller.

On March 18, 1944, she married James Fredson Lawmaster in Mt. Vernon. He preceded her in death on December 2, 1996.

Ruth is survived by her three sons, Jimmy Lawmaster and his wife, Brenda, of Mt. Vernon, Max Lawmaster and Leonard Lawmaster and his wife, Gayla, all of Miller; one brother, Willard Whittenburg, of Mt. Vernon; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Her parents, Ernest and Gladys, husband, James, one granddaughter, one grandson and four sisters and one brother, preceded her in death.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 28, 2018, at the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home, in Mt. Vernon. Burial will follow at the Ozark Prairie Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10:00–11:00 a.m. on Saturday, in the funeral home chapel.

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Visitation

Saturday

28

Jul

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home

510 E. Cherry St.
Mt. Vernon, MO 65712

Funeral Service

Saturday

28

Jul

11:00 AM
Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home

510 E. Cherry St.
Mt. Vernon, MO 65712

Burial

Saturday

28

Jul

11:45 AM
Ozark Prairie Cemetery

Ozark Prairie Cemetery, Mt. Vernon, MO.

Cemetery Details

Location

Ozark Prairie Cemetery

Ozark Prairie Cemetery, Mt. Vernon, MO.

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