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PARENTS: George Washington Ruckman and Dorothy Coffield
AKA: E.V. Ruckman
CHURCH_AFFILIATION: Member of Fredonia Christian Church
RESIDENCES: Life long resident of Rines Ridge, Marshall Co., WV
E.V. Ruckman, 75, life resident of the Rines Ridge community, and a retired farmer, died at 4:20 am today (Saturday) [31 Oct 1953] in his home, following a lingering illness.
He was born on Rines Ridge April 3, 1878, son of the late George and Dorothy Coffield Ruckman, and was a member of the Fredonia Christian church.
The body is at Grisells, 805 Fifth street. Funeral arrangements are pending.
Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Addie Ruckman [Addie Margaret "Ottie" McBride], a son Ray, of Rines Ridge; three daughters, Mrs. Freda Rine and Mrs. Opal Yoho, both of Rines Ridge, and Mrs. Bernice Buck of Aberdeen, MD; three brothers, George, Henry and Russell, all of Moundsville; a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Gump, of Moundsville.
(Source: "Moundsville Daily Echo", 31 OCT 1953 - Furnished by T. Vernon Anderson)
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