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 Ida Ruth <I>Smith</I> Compton

Ida Ruth Smith Compton

Forreston, Ellis County, Texas, USA
Death 25 Oct 2017 (aged 95)
Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas, USA
Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
Plot SECTION 86 SITE 313
Memorial ID 184662206 · View Source
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Ida Ruth Compton, 95, passed away in Waxahachie with her family at her side. She was born in Forreston, Texas on August 19, 1922 to Felix Arthur and Edna Rebecca Heath Smith.

Ruth married William O. Compton on June 6, 1943 in Italy, Texas. They were married 67 years and had four children. She was self-employed as a seamstress and dressmaker.

Ruth is preceded in death by her parents, her husband William O. Compton, six siblings, and son Sammy Compton.

Visitation is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, October 29, 2017 at University Assembly of God Church, Waxahachie, TX. The Funeral Service will follow at 3 p.m.

Interment will be at the Dallas/Fort Worth National Cemetery on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 11:30 a.m.

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  • Added: 26 Oct 2017
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