The death certificate for Etta Belle Ruddell Hall, wife of Lawrence Q. Hall shows she was born May 14, 1871 in Portageville, MO and died at home in Portageville on July 4, 1927 of tuberculosis.She was buried at Portageville Cemetery on July 5, 1927. The information given by her husband say her father was William Ruddle born in Missouri and her mother's maidedn name was Bettie Marsh born in Stewart, Missouri.
Others have said her mother's name was Harriet Marsh Grimes. Was Harrie (Bettie) married before she married William Ruddle?