Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Ruyles in:
 • Hardin Cemetery
 • Greene County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Lucy C. Hillis Ruyle
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Feb. 17, 1905
Greene County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 30, 2006
Greene County
Illinois, USA

Lucy,married first Harold Settles,about 1925, IL, To this marriage was born: Catherine Alfreda, Second Marriage, William Andrew Ruyle, Sr., Son Andrew Jackson Ruyle, Addie M.Jones, Married Feb 1945, Greene Co.,IL

The Telegraph, 1 Jan. 2006.

CARROLLTON Lucy C. Ruyle, 101, died Saturday, Dec. 30, 2006, at Boyd Memorial Hospital in Carrollton. Born in Wrights on Feb. 17, 1905, she was the daughter of the late David and Bessie (Bridges) Hillis. She was married to Harold Settles and later to William Ruyle Sr., who both preceded her in death.

She was a housekeeper at the Greene County Farm, Curtis-Wright Aircraft, Western Division of Olin Corp., the Alton Boxboard and Mount Gilead Shelter Care Home near Carrollton, where she resided. She was a member of the Berdan Baptist Church for 86 years. She was also a member of the Royal Neighbors.

She is survived by a stepdaughter, Minnie Buchanan of Berdan; a stepson and his wife, William and Blanche Ruyle Jr. of Carrollton; 16 grandchildren, Connie Barnard, Linda Iams, Genia Mack, Kenny, Paul, Ronald and Greg Steinacher, Kathleen Walker, LuAnn Roth, Rosie Smock, Kevin Leon Shaw, Melinda Snider, Mark Black, Vernon R. Goodman, Lanita Combs and Don Buchanan; 34 great-grandchildren; 29 great-great-grandchildren, and two great-great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Dorothy Sutton of Eldon, Mo.; and a sister-in-law, Opal Hillis of White Hall.

In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Catherine Alfreda Steinacher; a stepdaughter, Vera Black; two grandchildren, Carolyn Ransom and Vera Carlene Shaw; two brothers, John and David Hillis; and five sisters, Courtney Sullivan, Hilda Smith, Viola Phillips, Olive Tanner and Maude Volker.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in Carrollton, where services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday.

Burial will be at Hardin Cemetery near Greenfield. 
Family links: 
  William Andrew Ruyle (1895 - 1977)*
*Calculated relationship
Hardin Cemetery
Greene County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Donnie Ruyle
Record added: Jun 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27480472
Lucy C. <i>Hillis</i> Ruyle
Added by: Linda
Lucy C. <i>Hillis</i> Ruyle
Added by: Donnie Ruyle
Lucy C. <i>Hillis</i> Ruyle
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Richard McLean
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Grandma,Still on our minds and in our hearts.Love and miss you every day.
- All Of Us
 Added: Nov. 25, 2011

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service