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Ruth Boggs Deviney
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Birth: Feb. 15, 1916
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 2003
Lincoln County
North Carolina, USA

Ruth Deviney
CASAR Mrs. Ruth Evelyn Boggs Deviney, 87, died Saturday, March 8, 2003, at Lincoln Medical Center.

Born Feb. 15, 1916, in Cleveland County, she was a daughter of the late A.M. and Annie Mae Lutz Boggs.

A retired teacher with Cleveland County Schools, Mrs. Deviney helped hundreds of students make their dreams come true. She taught mostly at Moriah School and attended Asheville Teachers College.

She belonged to Mount Moriah United Methodist Church, where she taught the adult Sunday school class for many years and served in other positions through the years.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Monroe Ophus M.O. Deviney; and four sisters, Maxine Grayson, Selma Sigmon, Ola Williams and Zora Falls.

The funeral will be at Mount Moriah United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Family links: 
  Andrew Max Boggs (1876 - 1961)
  Annie Mae Lutz Boggs (1884 - 1967)
  Orphus Monroe Deviney (1911 - 1982)*
  Ola Boggs Williams (1910 - 1996)*
  Zora Sarah Boggs Falls (1913 - 2000)*
  Rush Eleson Boggs (1916 - 1917)*
  Ruth Boggs Deviney (1916 - 2003)
  Maxine Boggs Grayson (1918 - 2003)*
  John Kenneth Boggs (1923 - 2008)*
  Norris Edwin Boggs (1926 - 2012)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Moriah United Methodist Cemetery
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Zandalee
Record added: Nov 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44372734
Ruth <i>Boggs</i> Deviney
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 Added: Nov. 9, 2012

- Zandalee
 Added: Nov. 15, 2009

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