Ruby Jean (Rouse) Thompson
March 03, 1945 ‒ January 06, 2019
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Ruby Jean (Rouse) Thompson, age 73, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. She was born on March 3, 1945 in Mount Vernon, Ohio, to the late Horace and Betty (Ralls) Rouse.
Ruby grew up in Mount Vernon and attended Mount Vernon High School. She worked for the Ohio EPA and taught her son Aaron the values of protecting our environment. Ruby is a member of the Apostolic Christian Church in Mount Vernon. She loved to listen to music and playing cards on the computer, but most of all she loved being around her family.
She is survived by her son, Aaron Thompson; grandchild, Kasey Robinson; 2 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Mary Rouse; numerous cousins and Friends.
Besides her parents, Ruby is preceded in death by her uncle, Gene Rouse; aunt, Virginia (Rouse) Brooks.
Family and friends may gather from 11:00 am until the time of the celebration of life service at 12:00 pm on Friday, January 18, 2019 at the Apostolic Christian Church: 1635 Old Delaware Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 with Pastor L.J. Harry officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Apostolic Christian Church; 1635 Old Delaware Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.
To view this obituary or leave the family a memory, visit: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Ruby Jean (Rouse) Thompson.
Legacy Touch fingerprint
PIN number for Ruby:
Place an order by visiting