Ruth E. Renner

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Our loved one, Ruth E. Renner, 94, of Friona, Texas, died on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 in Hereford, Texas. Graveside Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at Shattuck Memorial Cemetery in Shattuck, Okla. Arrangements by Blackwell-Mullins Funeral Home in Friona, Texas. Ruth was born on February 28, 1920 in Shattuck, Oklahoma, to Adam and Mary Kraft. Ruth graduated from Shattuck High School in 1938. She married Bill Schwab on November 27, 1938 in Shattuck, Okla., they moved to Friona, Texas on September 18, 1954, he preceded her in death. She then married Clyde Renner on April 6, 1972 in Bentonville, Arkansas. Ruth had previously been employed by The Friona Star as a proof reader, as a care giver, and was an Avon representative. Her hobbies included gardening, canning, crafts and painting. Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband, Bill Schwab, a son, Darrell Schwab, eight brothers and three sisters. She was the last surviving sibling. Survivors: husband: Clyde Renner of Friona, Texas; one daughter: Junita Larkin of Bentonville, Arkansas; two sons: Randall Schwab of Westfork, Arkansas. Michael Schwab of Burleson, Texas; three sisters-in-law; eight grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. To sign the register book online go to

Published June 7, 2014

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