Ruth A. Morrison
January 22, 1928 ‒ May 07, 2015
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Ruth A. Morrison, age 87, of Mount Vernon, passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2015. She was a resident of The Living Center in Mount Vernon, OH. She was born on January 22, 1928 in Mount Vernon, OH to the late Dorus and Marian (Johnson) Lucas.
She graduated from Amity High School, and was a member of the Pythian Sisters. Ruth and her husband Don were both lifetime members of the Pleasant Grange No. 677. She loved to garden and read biographies. Ruth was an avid Ohio State Buckeyes fan and loved to root for her basketball and football Buckeyes. She worked for the catalog department at Sears for over 19 years. The thing she enjoyed the most was spending time with her family.
She is survived by her daughter, Sherre (Steven) Packard of Columbus, OH; a grandson, Steve (Deanna) Packard of Houston, TX; 2 great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Julie Lucas of Mount Vernon, OH; and many nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, Ruth is preceded in death by her husband of almost 65 years, Don Morrison; and 3 brothers, Bernard, Robert and David Lucas.
Friends may call on Monday, May 11, 2015 From 5 to 7 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home; 201 Newark Rd. Mount Vernon, OH 43050. A graveside service will take place at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to: The American Heart Association; P.O. Box 16359 Columbus, OH 43216 or The American Cancer Society Central Region-Knox 5555 Frantz Rd. Dublin, OH 43017.
To send the family a condolence or memory, visit: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Ruth A. Morrison.