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Ruth Ellen Shanklin Beard
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Birth: Sep., 1891
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 25, 1971
Indiana, USA

Daughter of Andrew Young Shanklin and Dora E Cragun.
She married Lloyd Dewitt Beard on Sept. 26, 1911.
One son: Dwight Gale Beard.
Ruth and her husband operated a turkey farm in Owasco, Carroll County, IN.

Thanks to AMB for date, name and family information.

OBITUARY
"The Logansport Press," Logansport, Indiana, Page 6, January 22, 1971 RUTH BEARD, 79, EXPIRES AT HOME; RITES AT CUTLER FLORA, INDIANA--Mrs. Ruth Beard, 79, of Route 1, Rossville, died at her home Thursday. She was found dead at 5:30 p.m. but had expired of an apparent heart attack at 9 a.m. She had been ill for 18 months.

Born September 26, 1891 near Cutler, Indiana, she was the daughter of Andrew and Doris Shanklin. Her marriage was to Lloyd Beard who died in May 1961.

She was a member of the Cutler Presbyterian Church.
Survivors are a son, Dwight, Sidney, Nebraska; five grandchildren; a great grandchild; two sisters: Mrs. Mary Quinn, Lafayette; Mrs. Savannah Humes, Burlington.

Friends may call after 4 p.m. Saturday at Carter Funeral Home. Services will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the Cutler Presbyterian Church with the Reverend Guy Brown officiating. Burial will be in Ball Hill Cemetery.

Friends may call at the church one hour before the service.

**Thanks to Madonna Wise, 48182918, for obituary info.**
 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew Young Shanklin (1844 - 1919)
  Dora Elizabeth Cragun Shanklin (1855 - 1933)
 
 Spouse:
  Lloyd Dewitt Beard (1890 - 1961)*
 
 Children:
  Dwight Gale Beard (1916 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Minnie Loretta Shanklin Quinn (1874 - 1916)*
  John Calvin Shanklin (1877 - 1938)*
  Virginia E. Shanklin Stephens (1879 - 1949)*
  Nora Mae Shanklin Thomas (1883 - 1928)*
  Mary Ann Shanklin Quinn (1886 - 1979)*
  Fay Shanklin Shoff (1888 - 1912)*
  Ruth Ellen Shanklin Beard (1891 - 1971)
  Savannah Naomi Shanklin Humes (1895 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ball Hill Cemetery
Cutler
Carroll County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Nynaeve
Record added: Dec 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32535449
Ruth Ellen <i>Shanklin</i> Beard
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