Ruthie Dee Hough was born August 19, 1940, in Wynona, Oklahoma, to Milton Hurd and Eileen Margaret Hurd, the youngest of 15 children. She died Monday, September 19, 2022, in Owasso, Oklahoma, at the age of 82 years. Ruthie was reared and educated in Wynona, Oklahoma, and graduated with the Wynona High School Class of 1958. She was married November 27, 1958, in Wynona, to Jack M. Hough. She spent most of her working life as a homemaker and caring for her family. Ruthie enjoyed a variety of pastimes including collecting dolls and jewelry. She thoroughly enjoyed her role as a wife, mother and grandmother.
Those she leaves behind who hold many cherished memories include:
Her husband of over 63 years; Jack, of the home
Daughter; Tami Shambles and husband Jim, of Copan, Oklahoma
Son; Jack M. Hough II and wife Lindy, of Sand Springs, Oklahoma
18 great grandchildren
One great great grandson
Three brothers; Bill Hurd and wife Pat, of Wynona, Oklahoma
Matt Hurd, of Missouri
Joe Hurd, of Shawnee, Oklahoma
She was preceded in death by her parents, and 11 siblings.
Graveside service will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 22, 2022, at Memorial Park Cemetery in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. Arrangement and services were entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service of Owasso.