Ruth Spence <I>Rainey</I> Cottrell

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Ruth Spence Rainey Cottrell

  • Birth 26 May 1922 Petersburg City, Virginia, USA
  • Death 11 Feb 1985 Eustis, Lake County, Florida, USA
  • Burial Eustis, Lake County, Florida, USA
  • Memorial ID 41955670

Ruth was the daughter of Rufus Munford Rainey and Marian Olive Spence. She married Jennings Duncan Cottrell, Jr.

Obituary from the "Eustis Lake Region News," February 21, 1985:

"Mrs. Ruth R. Cottrell, 62, 820 E. Key St., Eustis, passed away Monday in Eustis. She was born in Petersburg, Va., and moved to Eustis from Indianapolis, Indiana in 1953. She was a clerk for the Lake County Sheriff's Office, a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Eustis, the DAR [Ocklawaha Chapter], and a past president of the Jr. Woman's Club of Eustis.
"She is survived by her husband, J.D. Cottrell of Eustis; two sons, Duncan of Eustis and Kevin of Columbia, S.C.; two daughters, Miss Sally Cottrell of Decatur, Ga., and Mrs. Leigh Mysinger of Eustis and five grandchildren.
"Memorial services for Mrs. Cottrell were held from the graveside of the Greenwood Cemetery in Eustis with Rev. Joseph C. Brandon officiating. Hamlin & Hilbish Funeral Directors of Eustis in charge of arrangements."

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  • Created by: Judy Llamas
  • Added: 14 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41955670
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruth Spence Rainey Cottrell (26 May 1922–11 Feb 1985), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41955670, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Eustis, Lake County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Judy Llamas (contributor 46854247) .