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 Ruth <I>Turner</I> Askew

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Ruth Turner Askew

Ruth was the daughter of Frank Turner and Frances Turner. She was educated in the Houston County School System. She was employed by the Houston County School System at Perry Elementary School until her retirement. She was a member of Sandbed Baptist Church in Kathleen, Georgia where she was a member of the Senior Choir.

She was married to James Askew, they had 4 children.

Husband: James Askew.
2 Daughters: Sharon Dean(Randall) and Carolyn Walton(Ben).
2 Sons: James Calvin Askew(Mary Ann) and Ronnie Askew(Benedetta).
5 Sisters: Sylvia Copeland, Hattie Copeland, Mary Dixon(Timothy), Lucille Turner and Ruby Zellner(Russell).
1 Brother: Frank Turner Jr(Charlie Mae).
4 Brothers-In-Law: Charlie "C.B." Askew(Annie Lee), Herman Askew(Mary), Richard Askew and Henry Askew(Viola).
3 Sisters-In-Law: Robin Askew, Essie Mae McWilliam and Alice Askew.
6 Grandchildren, 1 Great Grandchild.

Services were held Thursday, August 26,1999 at 2pm in the Sanctuary of Sandbed Baptist Church in Kathleen, Georgia with Rev Floyd Clarington officiating.

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  • Created by: Big E
  • Added: 11 Sep 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 76358170
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruth Turner Askew (15 Oct 1933–21 Aug 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 76358170, citing Sandbed Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Kathleen, Houston County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Big E (contributor 47105966) .