|Birth: ||Jan. 4, 1925|
|Death: ||Sep. 27, 2008|
Ruth N. (Fox) Bowders, 83, of Ridge Road, Greencastle, died at 5:05 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, 2008, in the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Karen and David Kipp of 11500 Rhapsody Drive, Greencastle.
Born Jan. 4, 1925, in Shady Grove, she was the daughter of the late Roy L. and Nellie E. (Koons) Fox.
She and her husband, Paul S. Bowders, were married July 31, 1948, in State Line. Mr. Bowders died Aug. 24, 2002.
Mrs. Bowders was a 1943 graduate of Greencastle High School.
Early in her life she worked at the former Fairchild Aircraft of Hagerstown. She retired as a cafeteria worker in the Greencastle-Antrim School District.
Mrs. Bowders was a member of Calvary Assembly of God, Waynesboro, where she served in the nursery, was a member of the Women's Missionary Society and visitation committee and helped with the Missionettes.
She also was a member of the Greencastle Sportsmen's Association Auxiliary and was a member of the Coseytown Homemakers.
She enjoyed listening to southern gospel music, cooking and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by four daughters, Donna Koons, Karen Kipp and Annette Freeman, all of Greencastle, and Barbara Rosensteel of Hershey; one brother, Tom K. Fox of Greencastle; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by five sisters, Anna Snowberger, Hazel Amsley, Edith Haldeman, Bernice Bowers and Corrine Oberholtz, and four brothers, John Fox, Olen Fox, Landis Fox and Robert Fox.
Burial will be Saturday in Beautiful View Cemetery, State Line.
The Record Herald Newspaper
Tuesday, September 30, 2008
Beautiful View Cemetery
Created by: Vickie Arana
Record added: Oct 09, 2010
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