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Ruth McMillan

Tuesday, November 30, 2004

BLOOMFIELD - Helen Ruth McMillan, 95, formerly of Oran, died Nov. 29, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

Born Sept. 29, 1909, in Ozone, Ark., daughter of the late Marion and Mary Francis Selby Adkins, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Oran.

On Oct. .28, 1928, at Catalpa, Ark., she married Oliver Scott McMillan who preceded her in death on Dec. 18, 1993.

Survivors include: five sons, Bill McMillan of Scott City, Charles McMillan and Michael McMillan of Sikeston, Denver McMillan of Bloomfield and M.D. McMillan of Barnett; five daughters, Ann Boze of Bloomfield, Gerry Lasater of Columbia, Pat Terry of Calvert City, Ky., Chris Wondel of Wright City and Mary Yount of Farmington; and 24 grandchildren, 47 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by one son, two brothers, six sisters and one granddaughter.

Visitation begins at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran, where services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday. The Rev. Ed Carter will officiate.

Burial will follow in the New Morley Cemetery at Morley.