Information for Ruby Orilla Mardock Cloud
11 August, 1901 - 28 October, 1985
From The Idaho Press-Tribune
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo
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Graveside services for Ruby O. Cloud, 84, of Caldwell, who
died Monday, Oct. 28, at a Caldwell nursing home of natural
causes, will be conductged at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Greenelaf
Cemetery by the Rev. Paul Goins of the Greenleaf Friends
Church, under the direction of the Dakan Funeral Chapel of
Caldwell. Memorial services will be conducted at 2:30
p.m. Thursday at the Greenleaf Friends Church.
Mrs. Cloud was born Aug. 11, 1901, in Washington
County, Kansas, to Lealdes and Floy Mardock. She was
raised in Kansas and Oklahoma. She married Ray Cloud on
Sept. 11, 1921, in Lipscomb, Texas. They farmed in
Nebraska until moving in 1936 to the Caldwell area, where they
farmed and had since resided. Mr. Cloud died in 1964.
She was a member of the Greenleaf Friends Church.
She is survived by four sons, Melvin Cloud and Everett
Cloud, both of Madras, Ore., Delmar Cloud of Caldwell, and
Erwin Cloud of Molalla, Ore.; three daughters, Velma Fisher of
Caldwell, Mary Warren of Greenleaf and Eileen Root of Madras;
two sisters, Harriet Winters of Caldwell and Helen Hawthorne
of Chadron, Neb.; 26 grandchildren and 43 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two brothers and a
Friends may call at the chapel today from 5 p.m. to 9
Memorials may be made to the Greenleaf Friends Academy
in care of the Dakan Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 1386, Caldwell,
Full-sized headstone photo
available upon request.