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Ruth Humphreys

Thursday, September 14, 2006

Born 10-16-1904 -- Died 9-9-2006

Ruth Archer Humphreys, 101, of Sharp County, Ark., died Sept. 9, 2006, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro.

She was born in Mammoth Spring Oct. 16, 1904. She lived most of her adult life in Memphis and the last 30 years in Sharp County. She was a lifelong Methodist.

Humphreys was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Benton Edward Humphreys; her son, Thomas Edward Humphreys; her parents, Granville McClelland Archer and Maggie Hull Archer; and nine brothers and sisters.

She is survived by her daughter, Ann Humpheys Tronsor; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

A private service will be held with arrangements under the direction of Heath Oak Hill Chapel Funeral Home of Highland.