Ruby Uthoff

Friday, August 5, 2005

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Ruby Uthoff, 91, of Collierville, Tenn., formerly of Sikeston, died Thursday, Aug. 4, 2005, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Collierville.

She was born Aug. 10, 1913, in Charleston, Mo., daughter of George Allen and Henrietta Cottum Lain. She and Spencer Uthoff were married June 10, 1939, in Scott County, Mo. He died April 6, 2000.

Uthoff was a factory worker at Delco-Remy in Anderson, Ind., retiring in May 1972. She was a member of United Automobile Workers.

Survivors include a nephew, Roy Shelby of Collierville, and a niece, Peggy Cruchon of Memphis, Tenn.

She was preceded in death by two infant daughters and four sisters.

Friends may call from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. at Dogwood Cemetery.