Mary Ruth <I>Lamb</I> Irick

Mary Ruth Lamb Irick

Death 13 May 2016 (aged 89)
Burial Santa Anna, Coleman County, Texas, USA
Plot Platt 3, Block 140, Lot 2
Memorial ID 162556727 · View Source
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Mary Ruth Lamb Irick, age 89, of Early, died Friday, May 13, 2016 at her home surrounded by family.

Ruth was born on March 6, 1927 in Santa Anna to Melvin and Lee (McCorkle) Lamb. She attended Santa Anna schools and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Santa Anna. Ruth worked for a time as a nurse but was mostly a homemaker. She made sure to pass down her cooking and sewing skills to her family.

Ruth married William Earl Irick, Jr. on February 1, 1947 in Santa Anna. He preceded her in death in 2007.

Ruth is survived by her daughter, Jean Elizabeth “Beth” Joyner of Early; three grandchildren, Vance Joyner, Amy Bynum and husband Chuck and Lori Joyner and three great-grandchildren, Samuel Irick Joyner, David Joyner and wife Savannah, and Kristy Joyner.

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a brother John Bartlett Lamb.

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  • Created by: Michauel Bryan
  • Added: 13 May 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 162556727
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Ruth Lamb Irick (6 Mar 1927–13 May 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 162556727, citing Santa Anna Cemetery, Santa Anna, Coleman County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Michauel Bryan (contributor 47961912) .