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Dornon, Ruth Ann

Posted: Wed 5:41 AM, Nov 08, 2017
Funeral Home: Leavitt Funeral Home
Ruth Ann Dornon, 81, of Parkersburg, passed away November 5, 2017 at her residence under the loving care of her family and Amedisys Hospice.
She was born in Belpre, March 7, 1936, daughter of the late Leamon and Ova M. Gregg Church.
Ruth Ann enjoyed nature photography, taking many photo of birds, butterflies and her flowers. Family photo were also a specialty of hers. She was a member of Laborers with Christ Church and active with Women Aglow International.
Ruth Ann will be greatly missed by her three children C. Bryon Dornon, Sharon Dornon, Susan Obrien (John), step children Kathy Flowers, David Dornon, two granddaughters Miranda and Megan Bartlett, and three step grandchildren and many extended family.
In addition to her parents, Ruth Ann was preceded in death by her husband John William Dornon in 2016, three step sons Ronzel, Richard and John Dornon, four sisters Lillian Lohr, Naomi Church, Christine Price, Loraine Callahan, and three brothers Bob, Ivan and Fred Church.
The funeral service will be 1:00 pm Saturday at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg. Burial will be at the Herndon Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 - 8 on Friday and for one hour prior to the service on Saturday.
The family wishes to thank Amedisys Hospice and care givers Rosie Echard, Nancy Sturdevant, Michelle Tallman, Sharon Lockhart and Angie Meadows for their kindness during Ruth Ann’s illness.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.LeavittFuneralHome.com

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