PORTAGEVILLE - Ruth N. Muse, 84, died Jan. 26, 2004, at the Portageville Nursing Center.
Born Nov. 28, 1919, in Middle, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late James Robert and Melissa Ford Gray.
On June 7, 1934, at Hayward, she married James Muse who preceded her in death on April 12, 1993.
Survivors include: two sons, James Vernon Muse of Ellsinore and Henry Steve Muse of Holcomb; four daughters, Christine Cooper of Poplar Bluff, Belle Wooley of Alvin, Texas, Ellen Swanson of Caruthersville and Pat Muse of Portageville; and 21 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren and 24 great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation begins at 6 p.m. today at DeLisle Funeral Home where services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday. The Rev. Mark Inman will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Portageville Cemetery.