Ruth Lincoln

Sunday, January 31, 2010

Ruth N. Lincoln, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau.

She was born March 7, 1926, in Cape Girardeau.

She was employed by International Shoe Co. and was a member of Cape First.

Surviving are a son, Jim (Gayla) Lincoln of Cape Girardeau; brother, William Caraker of St. Peters, Mo.; grandchildren, Mark Lincoln, Christopher (Amy) Adams, Melissa Adams; and great-grandchildren Hailey Lincoln, Makayla Adams and Josiah Adams.

The visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Monday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.

The funeral will be at noon Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Charles Lance officiating. Interment will be in Cape County Memorial Park Cemetery, Cape Girardeau.

Memorial contributions may be sent to charity of choice.

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