Ruth Marie Yarbrough, 95, of Granite City, died at 11:29 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, at her home.
She was born Feb. 23, 1920, in Brownsville, Ky., the daughter to the late Bill and Bertha (Forsythe) Brown.
Mrs. Yarbrough had been a member of Bethel Chapel.
Survivors include two daughters, Mary Breeden and Annie Griffin; and two sons, Bill (Charolette) Yarbrough and Dennis Yarbrough, all of Granite City; and bunches of grandkids and great-grandkids.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husbands, Ray Yarbrough and Charles Wilcox; four daughters, Shirley, Jeanie, Patti and Janice; two brothers and her grandmother, who raised her since she was 2 due to the death of her mother, Fannie Tylene Forsythe.
Services are private.
Arrangements through Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory with online information and guestbook may be found at www.wojstrom.com.