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Ruth L. Hole, 93, Columbus

Ruth L. Hole, 93, of Columbus, passed away at 7:23 p.m. Tuesday Oct. 9, 2012 at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation of Columbus.

Ruth was born July 15, 1919, in Brown County to Joseph and Emma Wilson Spiker. She married James H. Hole, Aug. 39, 1941, in Nashville. Ruth was a homemaker, a member of the senior center and an avid supporter of disabled veterans. She enjoyed her flower gardening.

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James (Dec. 14, 1989); 2 brothers; 2 sisters; 2 sons; and a daughter.

She is survived by her sons, James “Jim” (Phyllis) of Columbus, Ronald “Ron” (Linda) of Nashville and Harold (Anita) Hole of Columbus; grandchildren, Jennifer (Dean) Grant of Scipio, Brian Hole of Columbus, Tammy Arnold and Jackie Board, both of Nashville, Michael (Christina) Hole of New York and Laura Hole of Columbus; 8 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-granddaughter.

Funeral services will take place at  10 a. m. Monday Oct. 15, at Hathaway-Myers Chapel on Pearl St., Columbus, with Rev. Jerry K. Day, Sr. officiating.

Friends can call from 4-6 p.m., Sunday Oct. 14, and one hour prior to service Monday at the funeral home

Burial will take place at Garland Brook Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Ruth's honor can be made to the Alzheimer's Association.

Online condolences can be sent to the family online at www.hathaway-myers.com.

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    Watermelon fundraiser on Village Green
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  • August 30
    Golf scramble to benefit BCHS athletics set
    1 p.m. Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • August 30
    Mission trip presentation at Fruitdale church
    2 p.m. Midway Church,
  • September 3
    WRAPS
    7 to 9 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 3
    Future of rural places subject of talk
    5:30 p.m. Brown County Inn, 51 State Road 46 East
  • September 5
    BCHS class of 2005 reunion slated
    3 to 6 p.m., 8 p.m. Deer Run Park; Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • September 6
    Read to dogs at the library
    2 to 3:30 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 8
    Peaceful Valley Heritage meeting
    6:30 p.m. BCCF, 209 S. Van Buren St.
  • September 8
    Retired teachers
    noon Hotel Nashville, 245 N. Jefferson St.
  • September 9
    Nashville Town Council
    6 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • September 12
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • September 18
    BucCornEar Festival fundraiser returns
    4 to 8 p.m. JTFD, 4831 Helmsburg Road, Helmsburg
  • September 18
    'A Miracle for You' services with evangelist Jerry Holland
    7:30 p.m. The Pentecostals
  • September 19
    BucCornEar Festival fundraiser returns
    8 a.m. to 8 p.m. JTFD, 4831 Helmsburg Road, Helmsburg
  • September 19
    'A Miracle for You' services with evangelist Jerry Holland
    6 p.m. The Pentecostals
  • September 20
    'A Miracle for You' services with evangelist Jerry Holland
    2 p.m. The Pentecostals
  • September 28
    American history DVD to play at library
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  • October 4
    Read to a dog at the library
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