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Ruth Jane "Ruthie" Chancellor Brent
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Birth: Jan. 11, 1909
Hazlehurst
Copiah County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Aug. 12, 1961
Monterey Park
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Wife of Henry Clifton Brent beloved Mother of Ruby Elizabeth,Emily Ruth,Mona and Henry Eugene aka William Henry.She was the Sister of Homer Eugene,Minnie Lee, Hattie Mae and Mattie Irene.Ruths brother Homer was killed in 1945,towards the end of World War Two.

Great Grandma Ruth married my Great Grandfather Henry Brent on July 31'st 1926 in Mississippi.

In 1944,during World War Two,Grandma and Grandpa Brent moved their family to California,where she worked as a waitress and he worked in ship yards.She worked most of her life as a waitress and cook.

Grandma Brent was always known to be an extremly hard worker.She used to love to watch old westerns on tv, espicially John Wayne, Roy Rogers and all the other old western movie stars of the day.She was always called Ruthie by her family and friends. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Eugene Chancellor (1890 - 1955)
  Mattie mae Newman Chancellor (1891 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry Clifton Brent (1910 - 1990)
 
 Children:
  Marvin Leroy Brent (1927 - 1929)*
  Henry Eugene Brent (1931 - 1997)*
  Emily Ruth Brent Rogers (1933 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ruth Jane Chancellor Brent (1909 - 1961)
  Minnie Lee Chancellor Thedford (1912 - 1986)*
  Hattie Mae Chancellor (1914 - 1918)*
  Homer Eugene Chancellor (1916 - 1945)*
  Mattie Irene Chancellor Self (1919 - 1994)*
  Carl Rayford Chancellor (1937 - 2009)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Memory Gardens Cemetery
Concord
Contra Costa County
California, USA
 
Created by: James Ray Turner
Record added: Mar 28, 2009
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