Ray Rutledge


Ray Rutledge, RR2 Macomb, Dies at 64.

Ray Rutledge, 64, of RR 2, Macomb, died shortly before noon Monday [Jan. 10, 1966] at his home following a heart attack.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Chapel. The Rev. Richard Newhall will officiate and burial will be in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.

Mr. Rutledge was born June 3, 1901 at Marietta, the son of John A. and May Hunnicut Rutledge. He was a farmer and had resided at Adair before moving to the Macomb vicinity.

He was a member of the Bushnell IOOF Lodge. He married Frances Caspall Feb. 11, 1925. She survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Marvin Rutledge of Ipava and Robert Rutledge of Adair; six grandchildren: and five sisters, Mrs. Clinnie Dye and Mrs. Gracie Rutledge, both of Macomb, Mrs. Ruby Tharp of Carthage, Mrs. Mazo Westlake of Peoria and Mrs. Mary Henderson of Maquon.

Friends may call at the funeral home. The family will be at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.

(unknown newspaper, Jan. 1966, submitted by Diane Herd)




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