Ruth Nell Woolaver, 82, a retired floral designer, died Sunday, June 9, 2013 in Denton.
Funeral is 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 12 at Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home Chapel in Decatur with burial in Bethel Cemetery.
Ruth was born Oct. 7, 1930 in Levelland to Aubrey and Ruby Ethel (Hatfield) Bryan. She married William Francis “Bill” Woolaver on May 5, 1951 in Decatur. Ruth was a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors include her husband, Bill Woolaver of Decatur; four daughters, Carrol Johnson and husband, Roger of Rhome, Theresa East and husband, Wayne of Decatur, Patricia Green and husband, Mike of Fort Worth and Janice Woolaver and husband, Jim Slagle of Austin; brother John A. Bryan of Idabell, Okla.; and sister, Dorothy Whittington of Arlington; nine grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
Ruth was preceded in death by her brother, Wayne Bryan and two sisters, Mattie Harlow and Barbara Bryan.