Ruby Mae <I>Dennis</I> House

Ruby Mae Dennis House

Cub Run, Edmonson County, Kentucky, USA
Death 23 Jul 1947 (aged 33)
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Sonora, Chickasaw County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 48179896 · View Source
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Printed in the Houston Times Post dated July 31 1947

Mrs. Morris House Dies in New Orleans, Funeral at Bethel

Funeral rites were held Friday afternoon at Bethel Baptist Church for Mrs. Morris Quitman House who died early Wednesday morning from diabetes coma in the New Orleans Hospital. The Rev. D D Satterwhite officiated assisted by the Rev. Hyram Barefoot of Mantee, pastor of a Baptist Church near Monroe, La. Burial was in the adjoining cemetery with the B C Hill Funeral Home in charge.

Pallbearers were brothers-in-law, Roy House, Paragould, Ark.; Jeff House, Lake City, Ark.; Lige House, Sardis; Benton House, Houston; J C House, Freddie House and Chas House of New Orleans.

Mrs. House, who was formerly Miss Ruby Mae Dennis, daughter of Mr. Sy Dennis and the late Mrs. Dora Dennis, was born April 14 1914 in Club Run, Ky. While holding a position in New Orleans, she was married to Mrs. House December 25 1937. She joined the Baptist church in her native town when a girl. She and Mr. House had made their home in New Orleans for a number of years, but were planning to move here later this year.

Besides her husband and father, she leaves a five year old daughter, Ruby Diane, two sisters, Mrs. Wm. Thompson and Mrs. Royce Jaggers, both of Louisville, Ky., one brother, Dillard Dennis, of Baltimore, Maryland.

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  • Created by: Barbara Wiley Hamby
  • Added: 15 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48179896
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruby Mae Dennis House (14 Apr 1914–23 Jul 1947), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48179896, citing Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, Sonora, Chickasaw County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Barbara Wiley Hamby (contributor 46991563) .