Ruby M. Geer Talbot

July 30, 1928 ‒ April 04, 2015

Centerburg, Ohio

Ruby M. Geer Talbot, age 86, of Vanatta Road, Centerburg, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, April 4, 2015. She was born on July 30, 1928 in New Cumberland, West Virginia the daughter of Paul O. and Cecil (Keeper) Geer. Ruby enjoyed watching the birds she took care of, working in her flower garden or sitting in her chair doing a puzzle book. She also liked listening to old country gospel music and taking care of her canine companions, Sassy and Bo. Ruby was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend and will be missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by her children, Marvin (Cindy) Talbot of Hot Springs, Arkansas, Dennis Talbot of Centerburg, Sandra (Donn) McClary of Centerburg, Shirley (Dave) Graham of Columbus and Richard Talbot of Danville, sixteen grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, two brothers, David (Audrey) Geer, George (Catherine) Geer, two sisters, Mable Geer Mink and Martha Geer Streets all of Chester, West Virginia.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Donald W. Talbot, four sons, Donald P. Talbot, Edwin Talbot, Larry Talbot and Kenneth Talbot and a brother, Clyde Geer.

Friends may call on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow in Eastview Cemetery in Centerburg beginning at 1:30 p.m. Pastor Marvin Haught will be officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Kindred at Home, 2800 Corporate Exchange Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43231.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Ruby M. Geer Talbot.

  • Another jewel was taken away,
    A Special “Ruby” went home today.
    She’s resting now with our Father above,
    and she’s left behind a lot of love.
    She’ll be sadly missed for many years,
    and leave us all shedding lots of tears.
    Rest in Peace you’ll hurt no more,
    as you walk along that golden shore.

    Prayers and love to all the family
    We love you

    Donn & Gail McClary

  • We are praying for God’s comfort at this time for you.
    Our sincere sympathy,
    Dan & Sue Cochran

  • My heart is out to all of the family. If there is something me or my family can do please let us know. Prayers are being sent your way. Love to all of you.

  • On behalf of the Village of Danville’s employees and officials, our thoughts and prayers are with the family in your time of great loss.

  • So very sorry for the loss, my prayers to the family and friends. Heaven has gained another Angel…Jason Kramar

  • To all the family Lot of prayers and hugs coming your way Sorry I couldn’t be there. Love you all. Mom and dad also send there love we will be thinking of you all Linda Jim hall and family Dave Audrey Geer