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Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016

Ruby Myers

Friday, August 1, 2003

DEXTER - Ruby Katherine Myers, 88, died July 31, 2003, at Missouri Southern Healthcare.

Born June 29, 1915, at Acorn Ridge, daughter of the late Richard and Leona Rose Burke, he was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Dexter. She retired from the Elder Manufacturing Co. in Dexter.

On Feb. 2, 1936, at Bell City, she married John Richard Myers, who preceded her in death on Feb. 25, 1977.

Survivors include: four sons, Marion "Bud" Myers, John Richard Myers, Charles Leroy Myers and James Dale Myers of Dexter; three daughters, Carolyn Sue Davis of Bloomfield and Dora Ann May and Ruth Morgan of Dexter; one brother, Martin Burke of St. Clair Shores, Mich.; and 16 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by one brother, Clayton Burke; and two sisters, Bessie Bradshaw and Sara Ponkey.

Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter, where services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday. The Rev. Frank Heitman will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.