Whitton,  Catherine Ruby

Whitton, Catherine Ruby

Female 1920 - 2004  (83 years)

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  • Name Whitton, Catherine Ruby 
    Born 9 Oct 1920  GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 21 May 2004 
    Person ID P1407  MK's Family Tree
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 

    Father Whitton, John Lawrence,   b. ABT. 1879, Manhattan, New York County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Columbus, Muscogee County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother McMurrain, Ruby Isabelle,   b. 22 Jun 1903, Girard, Russell County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1983, Columbus, Muscogee County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Atlanta, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2327  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jack, Urban Earl,   b. 30 Oct 1911, Sanford, NM Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 2006, Allison, NM Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 1991  Kirtland, NM Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F2353  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Poe, Herbert 
    Married 1940 
    Children 
     1. Poe, Jayne  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F2355  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Living 
    Children 
     1. Farnsworth, Ruby  [natural]
     2. Farnsworth, Linda  [natural]
     3. Farnsworth, Rex Neal  [natural]
     4. Farnsworth, Merl  [natural]
     5. Farnsworth, Verl  [natural]
     6. Farnsworth, Elva Lee  [natural]
     7. Farnsworth, Anna  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F2356  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Farmington Daily Times - San Juan NM
      Ruby Catherine Farnsworth Jack
      Oct., 9, 1920 - May 21, 2004
      Ruby Catherine passed away Friday, May 21, 2004, at home in Kirtland, with her family by her side. She was born Oct. 9, 1920, in Atlanta, Ga. to Ruby Isabel and John W Whitton.
      She grew up in Brooklyn, N.Y. and Columbus, Ga. After working at Fort Benning sewing parachutes during World War II, she came west to Kirtland in 1946, where she and Rex Farnsworth raised their family. She was a valued member of the community and received a State Canning Award and the Distinguished Family Award.
      She is survived by her loving husband, U. Earl Jack; one sister, Jean Miller of Atlanta, Ga.; two brothers, George Whitton of Athens, Ga., and Robert Whitton of Atlanta, Ga.; nine sons and daughters, Catherine Jane Entihar of Allison, Colo., Ruby Louise Nygren and husband, Joseph, of Thousand Oaks, Calif.; Linda Jo Turner and husband, Thomas, of Yuma, Ariz., Lorraine Tea and husband, Randall, of American Fork, Utah, Merl Farnsworth and wife, Beth, of Farmington, Verl Farnsworth and wife, Barbara, of Phoenix, Ariz., Rex Neal Farnsworth and wife, Sherri, of Aztec, Anna Lynn Andrews and husband, George, of Saratoga Springs, Utah, and Elva Lee Holden and husband, Stanley, of Edgewood. She is also survived by 77 grandchildren, 63 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
      Her parents, her sister, Jackie, and her daughter, Maudie, preceded her in death.
      Viewing will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., in the chapel prior to the services.
      Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 29, 2004, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1st Ward building, 473 Road 6100 in Kirtland. She will be laid to rest in the Kirtland-Fruitland Cemetery in Kirtland.
      Arrangements are entrusted to Chapel of Memories Funeral Home, 458 County Road 6100, Kirtland, (505) 598-9636.


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