Funeral services for Ruth Conner will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri.
Visitation will be prior to services from 1-2 p.m. at Schowengerdt Chapel. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, Missouri. Contributions to Butler Community Food Pantry or Butler First Christian Church.
Ruth Alene Conner, age 97 of Butler, Missouri died Sunday, November 20, 2016 at Bates County Memorial Hospital in Butler. She was born November 4, 1919 to Bluford and Nellie Theresa Koon Howard in Wingate, Indiana.
Ruth is survived by her daughter and best friend, Theresa Conner of Butler, Missouri; and many nephews and nieces. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Dean; one brother, Lyle Howard; and six sisters, Katherine HOward, Virginia Bundy, Ina Varns, Mabel Harris, Viola King and Violette Ghere.