Ruth Virginia Carper

November 03, 1922 ‒ April 05, 2011

Fredericktown, Ohio

Ruth Virginia (Henderson) Carper, age 88, of Mount Gilead, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at Whispering Hills Care Center in Mount Vernon. She was born on November 3, 1922 in Parkersburg, West Virginia to the late Franklin Henderson and E. Pearl (Devoll) Jones. She was a member of the Waterford Church of Christ.

She is survived by a son, James (Anne) Brookover of Louisiana and a daughter, Judith (Layman) Wiant of West Virginia, seven grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, William Carper, a son, Jack Brookover and a brother, Loren Henderson.

A funeral service will be held on Friday at 3 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home, 33 East College Street, Fredericktown, Ohio 43019 where friends may call one hour prior. Mr. Ray Linn will be officiating. Burial will follow in Northfork Cemetery near Waterford.

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The Snyder Funeral Home of Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Ruth Virginia (Henderson) Carper.