Mrs. Shore passed away at 7:05 PM on Friday, September 10, 2010, at her home in Cannelton.
A native of Perry County, Ind., she was born at Millstone on September 28, 1915. Her parents were the late Garfield and Mary Katherine (Hawhee) Harris. She was also preceded in death by her husband, William “Green River” Shore in 1964; a sister, Helen Kiestner; and her daughter, Joyce Gaynor in 2002.
A 1933 graduate of Cannelton High School, Ruth retired from William Tell Woodcrafters after 40 years of service and was a member of Seventh Street Baptist Church.
Surviving are her sons, David Shore and his wife Barbara of Cadiz, and Thomas Shore and his wife Donna of Rockport, Ind.. Also surviving are six grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Seventh Street Baptist Church. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at www.huberfuneralhome.net.