|Ruth Emily Gardiner Elliott|
|Birth: ||Sep. 9, 1909|
|Death: ||Nov. 1, 2004|
Ruth Emily Holeman Elliott of Vida, died Nov. 1 of age-related causes. She was 95.
Mrs. Elliott was born Sept. 9, 1909, in Gold Beach, to Margaret Gardiner. She married L.G. Holeman in 1929. He died in 1952. She married Lloyd Elliott in 1962.
She grew up and was educated in Alvadore. In 1929 she moved to Vida, where she homesteaded a 100-acre ranch with her first husband. She raised four children as a single mother. She enjoyed playing the piano for her church and spending time with family and friends. She belonged to McKenzie Baptist Church in Leaburg.
Survivors include four daughters, Patricia Thomson and Margaret Harbick, both of Vida, Blanche Tadlock of Sisters and Karen Rodgers of Blue River; 15 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.
Created by: In Loving Memory
Record added: Nov 03, 2004
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