Ruth Logsdon

Ruth LogsdonRuth Virginia Logsdon, 88, of Rushville died at 2 p.m. June 19, 2007, at Snyder’s Vaughn Haven Nursing Home in Rushville.

She was born April 27, 1919, in Rushville, a daughter of Wilson and Susan Kelly Paisley. She married H. Wesley Logsdon on March 30, 1938, in Palmyra, Mo. He died Oct. 6, 2000.

She also was preceded in death by one son, Douglas; and one brother, Lee Paisley.

Surviving are one daughter, Bonnie Kelly of Great Falls, Mont.; two brothers, Lyle (and Clarice) Paisley and Larry (and Betty) Paisley, both of Rushville; one sister, Nancy Manning of Henry, Tenn.; 12 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Rushville.

Services were held Saturday at Worthington Funeral Home in Rushville with David Haney officiating. Burial was in Palm Cemetery southwest of Rushville.

Memorials may be made to the Palm Cemetery fund.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 6/27/2007