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Ruth A. Hensley Annis
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1921
Jefferson County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 2008
Marshall County
Indiana, USA

Ruth A. Annis
Aug. 15, 1921 - March 31, 2008

LAKEVILLE - Ruth A. Annis, 86, of Plymouth, IN, formerly of Lakeville, passed away at 5:05 a.m. Monday, March 31, 2008, in Miller's Merry Manor, Plymouth, IN. She was born August 15, 1921, in Madison, IN, to William H. and Blanche V. (Hadden) Hensley.

On January 3, 1941, in Louisville, KY, she married Harold G. Annis Sr., who preceded her in death on February 9, 1979.

Mrs. Annis is survived by four daughters, Joanne (Roger) Sauer of Lakeville, IN, Susie (Lyle) Haas of Lakeville, IN, Mary (Paul) Davis of Lakeville, IN, and Revonda Denney of Plymouth, IN; three sons, Russell (Judy) Annis of Columbus, OH, Richard (Debra) Annis of Mishawaka, IN, and Shawn (Jackie) Annis of Mishawaka, IN; 50 grandchildren, 64 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; and a brother, James (Ellen) Burks of Glasgow, KY.

A son, Harold G. Annis Jr., and a sister, Jeannette Crane, preceded her in death.

Mrs. Annis was a lifelong resident of Lakeville and a member of the Lakeside Baptist Church. She was a wonderful and loving mother who loved to dance, cook and work in the garden. Mrs. Annis was a ground observer during World War II. She formerly worked in the kitchen at the Ridgedale Nursing Home and worked at the former Alibi Restaurant in LaPaz, IN.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 4, 2008, in the Palmer Funeral Home, 314 S. Michigan St., Lakeville, IN. Rev. Josh Hamilton will officiate. Burial will follow at Southlawn Cemetery, South Bend. Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 3, 2008, in the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 7363 E. 21st. St., Indianapolis, IN 46219; or to the American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674. Online condolences may be made to

Published in the South Bend Tribune on 4/2/2008. 
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  Harold G Annis (1910 - 1979)
  Harold G. Annis (1944 - 1994)*
*Calculated relationship
Southlawn Cemetery
South Bend
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section B Lot 402 - 4
Created by: Scabbardfish
Record added: Apr 08, 2008
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Ruth A. <i>Hensley</i> Annis
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Ruth A. <i>Hensley</i> Annis
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Ruth A. <i>Hensley</i> Annis
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