Oct. 3rd 2000
Ruby I. Thompson (Rinehart), 78, of Flora, Illinois died at 9:56 a.m.,Sunday,Oct.1 2000, at the Salem Public Hospital, Salem.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday,Oct, 5, at the Neal Funeral HOme, Louisville, Ill. Burial will be in Orchard Hill Cemetary, Louisville, Ill. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, October 4 at the funeral home.
Mrs. Thompson was born on May 26,1922, in Louisville, the daughter of Albert and Myrtle (Wiseman) Rinehart. She married Elmer Thompson. She was a homemaker and drove a school bus for N.C.School System, was involved in music;playing and singing, and a member of the Xenia Community Church.
Survivors include her husand, Elmer Thompson, of Flora, one son, Mack Mock,of Grants, NM;two daughters and son-in-laws, Beverly and Louis Wood, of Demming, NM; and Judy and Marshall Bagley, of Anchorage, Alaska.; three sisters, Marjorie Bailey, of Louisville,Leone Mcneely, of Flora, and Juanita Wolfe, of Louisville; eight grandkids and 4 great grandkids.
She was prededed in death by her parents, two brothers,Leon Rinehart and Delbert Rinehart, and one step brother Gene Butts.
Contributed 20 Oct 2001 by Judy Bagley