Obituaries

Ruth A. Nelson Shawnee

Services for Ruth A. Nelson, Shawnee, will be at 2 p.m. today at the Amos Family Chapel of Shawnee with burial in Corinth Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday at the chapel.
Mrs. Nelson died, Monday, March 3, 2008.
She was born in Kansas City, Mo.
Mrs. Nelson was a teacher at Silver City Elementary in Kansas City, Kan., before her retirement. She loved to travel, read and socialize with her family and friends.
Survivors include her husband of 58 years, John T. "J. T" Nelson; her children, Cynthia Simpson, Ted and Linda Nelson, Sue and Mike Tucker, Sandy and Rod Zugelder, and Greg and Janice Nelson; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Edith Claybourne and Bev Curp; and a brother, Tom Thompson.
Online condolences can be made at amosfamily.com. Arr.: Amos Family Chapel of Shawnee.