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In Memory of

Ruth Graham

October 8, 1929 - March 20, 2015

Obituary


Ruth Graham, 85, longtime resident of Wichita Falls passed away Friday, March 20, 2015. Graveside Services will be held at 10:00 AM Tuesday, March 24, 2015 in the Garden of Inspiration of Crestview Memorial Park with Rev. Howard Chapman officiating and under the direction of Hampton Vaughan Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 5:00 until 7:00 Monday evening at the funeral home.

Mrs. Graham was born October 8, 1929 in Canton, MS to Garland Buffalo and Beulah (Sledge) Buffalo. She was a longtime and active member of First Baptist Church of Wichita Falls, attending...

Ruth Graham, 85, longtime resident of Wichita Falls passed away Friday, March 20, 2015. Graveside Services will be held at 10:00 AM Tuesday, March 24, 2015 in the Garden of Inspiration of Crestview Memorial Park with Rev. Howard Chapman officiating and under the direction of Hampton Vaughan Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 5:00 until 7:00 Monday evening at the funeral home.

Mrs. Graham was born October 8, 1929 in Canton, MS to Garland Buffalo and Beulah (Sledge) Buffalo. She was a longtime and active member of First Baptist Church of Wichita Falls, attending the Hannah Class. She also taught Sunday School to 3rd graders and was involved in International Friends and Homebound ministry of First Baptist. She also delivered Meals on Wheels. Ruth was a local realtor in Wichita Falls for 25 years. Ruth was a homemaker, loving wife, mother and grandmother. Some of her favorite pastimes were playing bridge and spending as much time as possible with her grandchildren, who meant the world to her.

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Pete Graham in 2000 and a son, Mark Graham in 2012.

Survivors are her daughter, Vicki Gudgel and husband David of Prosper, TX; sisters, Joyce Woods of Jackson, MS and Bobbye Perry of Yazoo City, MS; grandchildren, Matt Gudgel, Melanie Hoch and husband Thomas and Paul Gudgel.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations to the First Baptist Church of Slidell ''' Youth Ministry, P. O. Box 104, Slidell, TX 76267.**

** Please note that this in the correct address for donations. Any earlier posting was incorrect.