Ruth Alice Cockrum
Ruth Alice COCKRUM, 52, died at her home in Mt.Vernon Thursday. Funeral
services were held Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at Myers Chapel in Mt. Vernon with
the Rev. Guy RONEY officiating. Burial was in Bethel Memorial Cemetery.
Mrs. COCKRUM was born September 16, 1913, in Rector, Ark., the daughter of
Malgrum and Myrtle (KESTLER) HAYES. On July 13, 1933, she was married to
Angus COCKRUM, who survives. She is also survived by 2 sisters and 3 brothers.
Mrs. Cockrum was a member of the Second General Baptist Church. Her husband,
Angus, has several cousins in the Ina community.
Source: The Ina Observer
Date: Thursday, October 28, 1965
Submitted by: Mary Zinzilieta