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Mary Ruth Lofton Booth
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1933
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 2006
Missouri, USA

Mary Ruth Lofton Booth, 73, of Independence, died Dec. 7, 2006, at Independence Regional Medical Center.

Services will be 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Oxford Funeral Home. Burial will be in Udall Cemetery.

Booth was born Feb. 17, 1933, in Carney, Okla., to Everett and Mary (Hicks) Lofton. She was raised in Udall and graduated from Udall Rural High School in 1951.

She and Lloyd Vernon Booth married on April 4, 1954, in St. Joseph, Mo. A homemaker, she also worked at Marion Labs as an accountant for many years and later in jewelry sales for Service Merchandise for eight years before retirement.

She and her husband were square dancers, and she was a member of the Sweet Adelines.

Her husband preceded her in death.

Surviving to honor her memory are her two daughters, Valerie Booth, Independence, and Vickie Bowman, San Diego, Calif.; three sons, Randall Booth, Independence, Jason Davis, Lees Summit, Mo., and Allen Booth, Los Angeles; two sisters, Maxine Howell, Oceanside, Calif., and Margaret Mantz, Newkirk; seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Family links: 
  Everett V. Lofton (1907 - 1998)
  Mary Hicks Lofton (1912 - 2002)
  Max R. Lofton (1931 - 2003)*
  Mary Ruth Lofton Booth (1933 - 2006)
  Lodean Mildred Lofton Klein (1934 - 1997)*
  Glendle Laverne Lofton (1940 - 1978)*
*Calculated relationship
Udall Cemetery
Cowley County
Kansas, USA
Maintained by: Beverly Lamb Shenold
Originally Created by: Kyle
Record added: Dec 11, 2006
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Mary Ruth <i>Lofton</i> Booth
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My grandmother was the most selfless and strong woman I've ever known. She was my rock for my whole life and she did so much for everyone else. She was a great role model, grandparent and even a friend to me. I miss her so much and wish she had gotten a c...(Read more)
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