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Ruth Augusta Killgore Gaines
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Birth: Nov. 2, 1915
Chilton
Falls County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 14, 1998
Waco
McLennan County
Texas, USA

Gaines, Ruth A.
Ruth A. (Kilgore) Gaines, 82, of Waco died Saturday at a local hospital. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday, March 16, at Wilkirson-Hatch-Bailey Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Roy Marshall officiating. Burial will follow at Waco Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Gaines was born Nov. 2, 1915, in Chilton, Texas. She graduated from Bruceville-Eddy High School. She married Elmer B. Gaines Dec. 24, 1934, in Robinson. He preceded her in death July 10, 1991. She was a member of Service Memorial United Methodist Prayer and Share Group. She was a life member of United Methodist Women. She was a member of HEB retirees, Triple L of First Baptist Hewitt.
She retired from Southwestern Drug Co. after 20 years of service.
Survivors inc1ude two daughters, Eleanor Gaines Pilcher and husband, Doc, and Donna Gaines Smith, and husband, Bob, all of Hewitt; three sons, Keith Gaines of Carrollton, James Gaines and wife, Alice, of La Feria, and Steve Gaines and wife, Beverly, of Hewitt; 17grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
Mrs. Gaines' grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers, will be Bob Kolar, Bob, Backburn, Russell Martin, Frank Simpson, Bill Balch, Nat Wooten, Dr. Roddy, Dr. Pep, Dr. Falcone, Dr. Crosthwait, and Charles M. McDonald.
Memorials may be made to Providence Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Center.
Wilkirson-Hatch~Bailey
 
 
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 Parents:
  Carl Fredrick Killgore (1876 - 1950)
  Saddie L Blackburn Kilgore (1883 - 1953)
 
 Spouse:
  Elmer Burl Gaines (1916 - 1991)
 
 Children:
  James Elmer Gaines (1948 - 2005)*
  Steve Gaines (1952 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ruby B. Killgore Conley (1903 - 1991)*
  Mary Killgore Strahan (1904 - 1980)*
  Lila Kilgore Gray (1910 - 1981)*
  Ruth Augusta Killgore Gaines (1915 - 1998)
  Violet Floreed Killgore Bruner (1920 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Chapel Hill Memorial Park
Waco
McLennan County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Perry Smith
Record added: Jan 06, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10282255
Ruth Augusta <i>Killgore</i> Gaines
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Ruth Augusta <i>Killgore</i> Gaines
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 Added: Oct. 2, 2014
 
 
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