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March 27, 2008

(4/16/1938 3/23/2008)

Mary Ruth Reynolds, 69, of Macon, MO, formerly of Lancaster, MO, passed away March 23, 2008, at the Samaritan Memorial Hospital in Macon, MO. Mary Ruth had been a resident of the Loch Haven Nursing Home in Macon, MO, for the past two years.

The daughter of John and Iva Leona (Yates) Hootman, she was born on April 16, 1938 in Davis County, IA.

Survivors include her children, Leona Elam and husband, Randall of New Cambria, MO, Carol Harris of New Cambria, MO, and Janett Logan and husband, Marvin of St. Louis, MO; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and other family members.

Mary Ruth Reynolds is preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services were held on March 25, 2008 at the Norman Funeral Home in Lancaster, MO with Robert Harrison, pastor of the Lancaster Baptist Church officiating. Music was special CD selections. Memorials have been established for the Loch Haven Nursing Home in Macon, MO. Burial was in the Sunnyside Cemetery in Milton, IA. Arrangements were under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster, MO.

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