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Mary Ruth Martin Black

Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Death 30 Apr 2003 (aged 91)
Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Burial Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Plot Section 11D
Memorial ID 121877975 · View Source
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Note: Mary's stone mistakenly has 1911 as her year of birth.

From the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Thursday, May 1, 2003:

FORT WORTH -- Ruth Black, 91, died Wednesday, April 30, 2003 at a local care center.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Thursday at Richland Hills Baptist Church. Burial: Greenwood Memorial Park.

Ruth has been a member of the Richland Hills Baptist Church since 1967. She served as the church secretary, Sunday school teacher for the middle schoolers, and spent 11 years as a leader for the Camp Fire Girls.

Her loving husband of 25 years, Col. Lawrence Earl Black, preceded her in death.

Survivors: Children, Linda Koski of Amarillo and Wally Black and his wife, Sandra, of New Braunfels; and four grandchildren.

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  • Added: 18 Dec 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 121877975
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Ruth Martin Black (5 Mar 1912–30 Apr 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 121877975, citing Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by JCF (contributor 47174419) .