|Birth: ||Mar. 25, 1911|
|Death: ||Apr. 28, 2012|
UPLAND--Ruth E. Deeter, 101, passed away at 5:15 p.m. at Colonial Oaks Health and Rehabilitation, Marion.
She was born in Upland, the daughter of the late Noah and Emma (Marshall) Pearson.
She graduated from Upland High School in 1929 and married Everett Deeter on November 8, 1930. He preceded her in death on April 16, 1990.
Mrs. Deeter, who was Upland's oldest resident, enjoyed painting, working on crossword puzzles, and studying ancient history.
Survivors include a son, Jerry (Karen) Deeter, Upland; daughter, Jo Banter, Upland; three granddaughters, Cinda (Marc) Mitchener, Lori (Kevin) Boyer, and Jeri Rene Dorsey; four great-grandchildren, Amanda (Ben) Olynger, Alyssa Mitchener, O.J. and Jonathan Dorsey.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Opal Sutton; a brother, Tress Marshall; a son-in-law, Francis Banter; and a grandson-in-law, John Dorsey.
Funeral service is 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 7, 2012 at Jones-Smith Funeral Home, 259 N. Main St., Upland, IN. Rev. Ann Jones will be officiating. Interment will be at Jefferson Cemetery, Upland, IN. Calling is 2-6 p.m. Sunday, May 6, 2012 at Jones-Smith Funeral Home, 259 N. Main St., Upland, IN.
Pallbearers are Marc Mitchener, Kevin Boyer, Ben Olynger, Jonathan Dorsey, O.J. Dorsey, Dan Spencer, and Ed Miller.
Memorials may be made to Cancer Services of Grant County, 305 S. Norton Ave., Marion, IN 46952 or to New Hope Hospice, 1385 N. Baldwin Ave., Marion, IN 46952.
THE MUNCIE STAR PRESS
THURSDAY, MAY 3, 2012
Everett H Deeter (1908 - 1990)*
Created by: Jane
Record added: May 03, 2012
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