|Birth: ||Feb. 2, 1922|
|Death: ||Feb. 3, 2007|
1930 Karnes Co., TX: Robert G. Baker, 49, TX; Marnie, 47, TX; John, 19, TX; Robert, 17, TX; Revis, 15, TX; Morgan, 13, TX; Mary, 10, TX; Ruth M., 7, TX; Jack, 5, TX
1940 Nueces Co., TX: R.G. Baker, 58, TX; Mamie, 56, TX; Revis, 23, TX; Ruthie Mae, 16, TX; Jack, 14, TX
The Victoria Advocate
Ruth Bell Alexander, 85, passed away Saturday, Feb. 3, 2007, in Victoria. She was born Feb. 2, 1922, in Paden, Okla., to Arthur Lee and Josephine Murphy Baker, and has lived in Runge for 61 years.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday school for many years, the VFW Post 9189 Ladies Auxiliary, Order of the Eastern Star, Runge Birthday Club, and the Karnes County Bridge Clubs.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Patti Jo Wright; sister, Audrey Brown; and brother, Dewey Baker.
Survivors are her husband, Milton Alexander of Runge; son, Bob Alexander of Kenedy; sister, Greta McGuill of Kenedy; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. tonight, Feb. 5, 2007, at Janssen Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2007, at Janssen Funeral Home with Revs. Heath Powers and Bill Davenport officiating. Burial will be at Runge Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Milton Slaughter, Tom Perez, Larry Dement, Clint Mueck, Matt Wright, Jason Young, Ancel Maddox, and Russell Osburn.
Honorary pallbearers will be Tommy Brown, Keith Brown, Vic Barris, Richard Baker, Albert McGuill, Chip McGuill, and members of the Karnes County Bridge Clubs.
Robert Guy Baker (1881 - 1963)
Mary Norfleet Leigh Baker (1883 - 1961)
Milton S Alexander (1918 - 2008)
Bernice Cleo Baker Roberts (1906 - 1986)*
Morgan N. Baker (1917 - 1997)*
Ruth Belle Baker Alexander (1922 - 2007)
Jack Dee Baker (1923 - 1993)*
Runge City Cemetery
Created by: Eugene Cornelius
Record added: Mar 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49774397
Added: Aug. 15, 2010