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Ruth M. Ruse
April 1915 July 2010
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Ruth was born in Oklahoma. Her family came to California in the early 1940s and they lived in Richmond. Later they settled in Delhi, where Ruth lived for 65 years.
She is survived by daughter, Janice Weaver of Delhi; son, Garey (Deborah) Ruse of Turlock; sisters, Lola Peters of Oakdale and Willie Adkins of Louisiana; grandchildren, Jude Selph of Kentucky, Teri Selph-Henneman of Modesto, Stephen Selph, Ronnie Rowe and Shawn Rowe of Delhi, Stephanie Griffith and Kaysey Ruse of Turlock, and Shelley Selph; nine great grandchildren; 11 great great grandchildren; and countless other friends who called her “Mom” and “Grandma.”
She was preceded in death by her husband of 34 years, Reuben Ruse; and sons, Billy Ray Selph and Larry Ruse.
There will be a graveside service to honor Ruth at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 30 at Turlock Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 29 at Allen Mortuary. Please leave memories and condolences at