Ruth Nell Marshall

March 07, 1931 ‒ March 25, 2010

Marion, Ohio

Ruth Nell Marshall, 79 of Marion, went home to be with the Lord on March 25, 2010 while in the ICU unit of Marion General Hospital. Ruth was born March 7th, 1931 in Hazzard, KY to the late Gidien and Opal (Hamilton) Ison. On August 2, 1948 Ruth married the love of her life John “Buzz” Marshall, who preceded her in death on March 12, 1974. Ruth was a devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who would do all she could for her babies. Ruth is survived by her daughter Carol (Eddie) Fausnaugh of Marion, sons Andy (Carol) Marshall of Cardington, and Johnny (Hazel) Ison of Cincinnati; 8 grandchildren John Aleshire of Cincinnati, Mark Fausnaugh of Marion, Lois Ison of Michigan, Kerrie Vates of Cincinnati, and Samantha, Melinda, Andrea, and Austin Marshall all of Cardington; 14 great-grandchildren; brothers Orban of Cincinnati, Delza of Cincinnati, and Denver of Kentucy. In addition to her husband and parents, Ruth is preceded in death by a daughter Faye Slone, a granddaughter also named Ruth, and a brother Otis. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, March 30th at Rodman Neeper Funeral Home, 1510 W. William St., Delaware, from noon to 2:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM immediately following the visitation, with her son Deacon Andy Marshall of the Edison Enterprise Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Edison Enterprise Baptist Church Garage Ministry (3055 St. Rt. 95 W., Edison, OH 43320), which was dear to her heart. Condolences may be expressed and memories shared by visiting