Ruth Ann Horn Nelson

Date of Birth

Nov 06,1942

Date of Death

Dec 23,2005

Ruth Ann (Horn) Nelson, age 63, of Waldron, Arkansas, passed away Friday, December 23, 2005. She spent most of her childhood in Sugar Grove, IL, where she attended elementary school and later graduated from Kaneland High School with the class of 1960.Ruth Ann is survived by her husband Homer Nelson of Waldron, AR., one daughter, Barbara Gregory of Waldron, AR; two step-daughters, Sharon Melton of Stillwater, OK and Julia Reed of Pocola, OK; three sons: Brian Scott (Maria) Nelson of Los Angeles, CA, Jon Eric Nelson of Sugar Grove, IL and Douglas Lee Nelson, also of Pocola, OK; her mother, Jeannette Hartman of Sugar Grove, IL; three sisters: Beverly (Gary) Mershon of Lindenwood, IL, Cheryl (Dewayne) Andrews of Dixon, IL and Ceryl (Bob) Benson of Batavia, IL; two brothers, Bill (Ruth Anne) Hartman of Taylor Ridge, IL and Bill (Pat) Horn of Mesa, AZ; nine grandchildren: Treasure Nicole, Scott Lee, Joel Adam, Tyler Jason Gregory, Jay Dillon, Ashlee Nicole, Jeff Melton, Wayne Boyd and John Hill.She is preceded in death by Ervin Horn, Deverl Hartman, Ervina Horn, Eddie Gregory and Jay Hanson.She was a member of the Sugar Grove United Methodist Church, Sugar Grove, IL and was a Four Star Cashier at the Waldron, Arkansas Walmart.Memories and tributes may be made through her obituary at Information 1-800-8CONLEY

Visitation will be held Saturday, December 31, 2005 from 12 noon to 1p.m. at the Sugar Grove United Methodist Church, Sugar Grove, IL. Her funeral service will be held at 1p.m., following visitation.The Rev. Steven Good will officiate

interment will follow at the Sugar Grove Cemetery.

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