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Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Ruby Mitchell

Thursday, July 13, 2006

GRIFFITH, Ind. -- Ruby Mae Mitchell, 90, died July 8, 2006, at the Highland Nursing Center in Highland.

Born Oct. 2, 1915, at Ravenden Springs, Ark., daughter of the late Cecil Cleo and Emma Baird Holder, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Dexter and had lived in Maryland, Ind., and several years in Dexter before moving to Griffith.

On May 11, 1936, in Charleston, Mo., she married Gilbert W. Mitchell, who preceded her in death on April 18, 1993.

Survivors include: one son, Cecil "Corkey" Mitchell of Tampa, Fla.; one daughter, Barbara Crownover of Griffith; one brother, Cleo Holder of Dexter; one sister, Jeanne Triplett of Dexter; and six grandchildren, seven great-

grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Visitation is from noon Saturday until time for services at 1 p.m. at Rainey-

Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter with John L. Moore officiating.

Burial will follow in the Chalk Bluff Cemetery near Dexter.