|Birth: ||Jul. 17, 1905|
|Death: ||Dec. 18, 1997|
From Moberly Monitor-Index, 12-19-1997
RUTH ELIZABETH BLOCK
Ruth Elizabeth Block, 92 of Huntsville, died Thursday at Ashley Manor in Boonville where she had resided the past few years.
Mrs. Block was born July 17, 1905 in Randolph County, the daughter of Harry and Cynthia Shaw Goodding. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Opal Jean and a brother Herbert Shaw.
She was married to Glen Block on Sept. 23, 1923, and he preceded her on Oct. 2, 1972. She was a member of the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and the Young at Hearts Senior Citizens.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Bill and Margaret Block of Huntsville; two daughters and sons-in-law, Glenda Louise and Willard Spotts of Boonville, and Anna Gale and Jim Evans of St. Clair; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Million-Taylor-Patton funeral home in Huntsville with Elder Russel Key officiating; and grandson, Glen Russell Spotts will deliver a eulogy. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Moberly.
Visitation will be from 9 to 11 Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorials suggested to the Huntsville Christian Church.
Obituary thanks to Tom Waters
Harry L Shaw (1870 - 1951)
Cynthia A Gooding Shaw (1867 - 1923)
Glen Block (1902 - 1972)
William H Block (1925 - 2003)*
Opal E Block (1927 - 1931)*
Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Nancy Meadows
Record added: Oct 21, 2012
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