Abilene Reporter News Abilene, Texas July 21, 1971
Geron Sweetwater: Mrs. RUBY PEARL GERON, 74, died Tuesday in Simmons Memorial Hospital. Funeral will be at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in Evangelical Methodist Church with Rev. D. G. MCCARTY and Rev. RAYMOND W. DUNN officiating. Burial will be in Roscoe Cemetery under direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Mrs. GERON was born March 4, 1897 in Oklahoma Territory. She married C. N. GERON Oct. 26, 1913 in Minter. She had lived in Sweetwater since 1923. She was a member of Evangelical Methodist Church.
Survivors include her husband of Sweetwater; three sons, A. D. and HAROLD, both of Sweetwater and E. P. of Bangs; one daughter, Mrs. DONNA THOMPSON of Odesssa; one sister Mrs. MARY BELL JONES of Lynwood, California; five half-sisters, Mrs. J. O. HICKS, Mrs. DIXIE TUPPER and Mrs. WILLIE FRIELDS, all of Wichita Falls, Mrs. R. C. COX of Dallas and Mrs. MOZELLE FRENCH of Fort Worth; 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.