Graveside services for Ruth B. Bloxom will be held Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Gardens of Memory in Minden under the direction of Rose-Neath Funeral Home. Officiating will be Rev. Wayne Sibley. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Ruth was born Oct. 7, 1930 in Bernice and entered into rest March 18, 2013 in Shreveport. She was a teller at Peoples Bank and Trust for many years and loved greeting the people of Minden. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend.
Her parents, Thomas Jefferson Brooks and Annie Mae Brooks preceded her in death.
She is survived by her daughter, Beverly Caldwell and husband, Dan of Haughton; sister, Trudy Bishop and husband, James of Minden; grandson, Stephen Oden of Haughton; and nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
In lieu of flowers, please contribute to St. Jude's Research Hospital or to the charity of your choice.
Whoever dwells in the shadow of the most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in whom I will trust. Psalms 91
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