Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Ruth L. Watkins, 87, of Yellville, Ark., passed away Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010, at Marion County Nursing Home in Yellville, Ark.

She was born Oct. 30, 1922, to parents, Frank and Clara (Farwell) Fogg in Cassville.

She had lived in Yellville, Ark., since 1962. She was a retired beautician and she and her husband were the owners of New Method Cleaners. She was a member of Yellville Presbyterian Church.

Her husband, Woodrow, preceded her in death in 1993. She is also preceded in death by a son, Dennis Watkins, and a sister, Maxine Kammerlohr.

Survivors include: two sons, Jerry Watkins, and Terry Watkins; three daughters, Ina Baker, Jana Putnam and Kim Muniz, all of Yellville, Ark.; a brother, Dennis Fogg, of Wichita, Kan.; 12 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Graveside service were held Thursday at Maplewood Cemetery in Harrison, Ark., with Jim Keyes officiating.