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Emma Ruth McCloy Clinton
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Birth: Jun. 28, 1919
Perry County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1975
Franklin County
Ohio, USA

Columbus Woman Killed in W. Virginia Crash
Mrs. Ruth E. Clinton of 2230 Gennessee Ave. was killed in a truck-train crash at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday near Crum, W. Va.

West Virginia State police said Mrs. Clinton was with Hurston Williams, 44, of Crum in a pickup truck which was hit at a marked but unsignaled crossing by a Norfolk & Western freight train.

Both were pronounced dead at the scene, a spokesman for the Wayne County, W. Va. sheriff's office said.

Mrs. Clinton was 55 years old, her sister, Mrs. Addie Mae Pease of 62 E. Tompkins St. said. Other survivors are brothers, James McCloy of 5471 Bonanza Lane, Amlin and Harry, Robert and Thomas McCloy, all of Junction City, Ohio. Mrs. Clinton was employed by Kenco Security Systems, 683 E. Broad St.

The body was taken to the Richmond-Callahan funeral home at Inez, Ky.

Aunt Ruth was married 3 times:
1. Robert Gray 1938
2. Richard Jones 1943
3. Charles Clinton 1948 
Family links: 
  James William McCloy (1873 - 1952)
  Estella Dement Shipley McCloy (1883 - 1973)
  Charles Abbott Clinton (1919 - 1980)
  Harry McCloy (1909 - 1998)*
  Stella McCloy (1910 - 1910)*
  Robert Russel McCloy (1912 - 1992)*
  James Amon McCloy (1913 - 1997)*
  Thomas Edgar McCloy (1916 - 1976)*
  Emma Ruth McCloy Clinton (1919 - 1975)
  Addie Mae McCloy Pease (1922 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Union Cemetery
Franklin County
Ohio, USA
Plot: NEW CEMETERY-1946 ADDITION SECTION 07 Lot :8 Space :5
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Record added: Oct 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78837044
Emma Ruth <i>McCloy</i> Clinton
Added by: StoneMiller, a RealMcCloy
Emma Ruth <i>McCloy</i> Clinton
Added by: StoneMiller, a RealMcCloy
Emma Ruth <i>McCloy</i> Clinton
Added by: StoneMiller, a RealMcCloy
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Aunt Ruth we loved you dearly.
 Added: May. 28, 2012

- Dave Davisson
 Added: Feb. 7, 2012

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