Source:page 10 of the Mt. Vernon (O.) NewsFriday, May 16, 1980
Ruby Pearl Parson- 85, formorly of Apple Valley Rd, Howard died Thursday evening at the Country Court Nursing Home after a long illness.
Born August 30, 1894 in Union Township to the late Simon and Mary (Parsons) Bross.She was a member of the Danville Church of Christ and the Mohican Grange.
Preceeded in death by her husband, Walter E. Parsons and a son Junion.She is survived by 2 daughters, Mrs. Harold (Evelyn) Huffman of Danville and Mrs. Chancy (Elzada) Frye of Fredericktown, 8 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great grandchildren.
Friends may call Sunday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Dusthimer Funeral Home in Danville.The funeral will be held Monday at 1 p.m. in the Danville Church of Christ with Mr. Pat Hall, minister, officiating.Burial in Workman Cemetery in Danville.