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Ruth Hazel Moyers Boswell
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Birth: Dec. 11, 1920
Carlisle County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 19, 2012
Rosewood Heights
Madison County
Illinois, USA

Ruth Boswell
June 20, 2012 11:28 PM
The Telegraph

Ruth H. Boswell, 91 years young, passed away at 9:21 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at her home after living a long and loving life. She was a blessed mom, mom-in-law and Nan.

The daughter of Zeno and Kate (Guilliams) Moyers, she was born Dec. 11, 1920, in Cunningham, Ky.

Ruth was married to Dallas W. Boswell, who passed away March 29, 1999. They were united in marriage in 1940 in South Fulton, Tenn.

She worked at Olin Corporation in the Shot Shell Department where she made many friends. She loved her job until her retirement in 1989. She loved to be at home and kept an immaculate house. She loved to cook and made the best pies ever. She loved to work in the yard, especially with her flowers. She was also a member of the First Baptist Church of Rosewood Heights. Most of all she loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Ruth is survived by three sons, a daughter and their spouses, Herbert D. and Barbara Boswell of Bethalto, George A. Boswell of Minnesota, Judy and Kenny Allison of Rosewood Heights and Steve W. Boswell of Arizona; her dear grandchildren, Debbie Allison and PJ Petracek of St. Louis, Steve and Farrah Allison of Bethalto, Tim Boswell of Arizona, Scott Boswell of Bethalto, Kim, Chris and Tammy Boswell of Connecticut, and Dallas Boswell of Chicago; great-grandchildren, Ryan and Ethan Allison of Bethalto, Christopher and Shannon Boswell of Alabama and Shelby Boswell of Florida; a great- great-grandson, Ethan Boswell of Alabama; a younger sister, Pansy, and her husband, Uriel Gilbreath, of Hawaii, along with many nieces and nephews and dear friends, Marilyn and Joe Miceli of Roswell, Ga., and Debbie Hesterberg of Bethalto.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her dearly loved husband of 59 years, seven sisters and five brothers.

See you in Heaven, Mom, (Nan).

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home in Bethalto. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, June 22, at the funeral home with Pastor Jeremy Robinson officiating.

Burial will be at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.

Memorials may be given to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Online condolences and guestbook may be found at
Family links: 
  Zeno Vernon Moyers (1882 - 1957)
  Kate Ann Guilliams Moyers (1889 - 1962)
  Dallas W Boswell (1916 - 1999)
  Judy Boswell Allison (1944 - 2012)*
  E M Moyers (1907 - 1909)*
  A R Moyers (1909 - 1909)*
  Dathel Ann Moyers Griffith (1911 - 1995)*
  Coy William Moyers (1913 - 1960)*
  Ovelia Mae Moyers Blackwell (1916 - 2006)*
  Arvil Copeland Moyers (1918 - 2005)*
  Ruth Hazel Moyers Boswell (1920 - 2012)
  Eadria Odene Moyers Bone (1923 - 2012)*
  Elmer Eugene Moyers (1927 - 1990)*
  Elbert Dene Moyers (1927 - 1953)*
  Roy Vernon Moyers (1931 - 1933)*
  Mildred Rhea Moyers (1933 - 1998)*
*Calculated relationship
Rose Lawn Memory Gardens
Madison County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: Linda Adams Wilde
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Record added: Jun 21, 2012
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