Ruth Doughty

July 29, 1923 ‒ February 04, 2008

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Ruth Doughty, age 84, of Mount Vernon, died Monday February 4, 2008 at the Country Club Care Center in Mount Vernon. She was born July 29, 1923 in Canton to Byron and Mollie (Stricker) Cummings and had spent most of her lifetime in Mount Vernon.

Ruth was an active member of the Central Church of Christ in Mount Vernon and had been a member of the Mount Vernon Elks Lodge Auxiliary.

Surviving are her son and daughter-in-law Timothy and Chris Doughty of Newnan, Georgia her grandchildren Natalie Ramey and Kevin Doughty; her great grandchildren Jacob Ramey, Caleb Ramey, Hailee Doughty and Jordan Doughty and her sister and best friend Patty Vantu of Mount Vernon. Ruth was preceded in death by her husband William Doughty her brother Warren Cummings and her sister Maxine Allen. The family would like to thank Dr. Brent Nimeth, the staff at Country Club Retirement Center, her church family and friends. A special thanks to friends Barb Ford, Darlene Theophilus and her sister Patty for their love and devotion to Ruth.

Friends may call Tuesday February 5, from 5 pm to 7 pm at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. Graveside services will be held Wednesday at 11 AM at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens with Mr. Kenneth Springer officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Central Church of Christ, 1005 Harcourt Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 for “Wednesday Hot Meals”.

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