Claremore Daily Progress

September 13, 2013

Ruth Ophadee Cherry

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Claremore Progress

CLAREMORE — Funeral service for Ruth Ophadee Cherry will be 2 p.m., Friday, Sept. 13, at the Musgrove-Merriott-Smith Chapel with Pastor Steve Holestine officiating. Burial will follow in Oakhaven Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Fri. 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Ruth passed away Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, at St. John Hospital at the age of 88.

Ruth is survived by her husband, John of the home; son, Larry Horton of Harrison;  daughter, Barbara Rader of Claremore; brother, Bob Willhoite of Houston, Texas; and 6 grandchildren.

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