|Birth: ||Jul. 27, 1927|
|Death: ||Oct. 23, 2012|
Virginia Blanche Thurston (Ruth) Chrisman went home to glory on Oct. 23, 2012. She was born to Hazel Atkins Thurston and Fulton William Thurston on July 27, 1927.
Ruth worked at various restaurants in Luray as a youth, the Viscose Plant in Front Royal and Luray Textile, as well as being a wonderful daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandma and friend.
She is survived by her son, Mike Chrisman; daughter-in-law, Kathy Thomason Chrisman; grandsons, Clifton (Cliff) Chrisman and Michael Chrisman, all of Luray; and her brother, Kenneth R. and wife, Juanita Thurston, of Bentonville and his family; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Vernon Leo Chrisman, and two brothers, James Thurston and Carlton Thurston.
The family will receive friends at her home, 21 Antioch Road in Luray Friday (today) from 5 to 9 p.m. A memorial service will be at Luray Christian Church at 3 p.m. Saturday followed by a graveside service at Beahm's Chapel Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Luray Christian Church, 2 Amiss Ave., Luray, Va., or the Luray Rescue Squad
Fulton William Thurston (1900 - 1995)
Hazel Veneva Atkins Thurston (1905 - 2003)
Vernon Leo Chrisman (1922 - 1980)
James Jasper Thurston (1926 - 2010)*
Virginia Blanche Ruth Thurston Chrisman (1927 - 2012)
Carlton E Thurston (1941 - 1948)*
Beahms Chapel Cemetery
Created by: JAC
Record added: Feb 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48340394
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