Ruth Virginia Dye, 86, of Big Springs, WV died January 10, 2002 at St.
Joseph's Hospital, Parkersburg.|
She was born August 11, 1915 in Big Bend the daughter of the late Carl and
Anna Keller Eagle Sheldon. She was a baptist by faith, attending school at
Bell Run in Calhoun. She worked as a cook at McCoy's Restaurant at
Smithville, and became owner/operator of her own in restaurant in Smithville
and Big Springs.
She is survived by daughters, Doris Williams of Parkersburg (where she
resided), Edith Haught of Smithville and June Haught of Big Springs; son,
James Dye of Ellenboro.
Sisters, Omajean Williams of Big Bend and Wandalee Fuller, address
unknown; one step great-grandchild, nieces and nephews and three
She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, William M. Dye; a
brother, Gaylord Eagle; five sisters, Mildred Snyder, Katherine Garrettson,
Madeline Bednar, Margaret Matthess and Bonnie Kelley; also one grand-child
and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, January 12, 2002 at 1 p.m. at
Stump Funeral Home, Grantsville. Rev. Alfred Hickman will officiate. Burial
will be in Goodnight Cemetery. Visitation Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m.