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OBITUARY: Ruth Delbert Carrese, 82, of Granite Shoals dies June 30, 2014

Ruth Delbert Carrese of Granite Shoals, Texas, died June 30, 2014, at the age of 82.

A funeral is 11 a.m. July 3 at the Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 1200 S. Bagdad in Leander, (512) 260-8800, followed by a graveside service at Bagdad Cemetery, 1120 Apple Rock in Leander. 

Ruth was born Nov. 15, 1931, in Austin to Tom and Nellie Cantrell. She loved spending time with family and friends.

Ruth spent the last two years of her life in the Bertram Nursing Home, where she made new friends and loved playing bingo and going to movie night on Wednesday evenings. Ruth loved to share her life stories, was loved by the nursing home staff and will be missed by everyone who knew her.

Ruth was one of eight children and was preceded in death by her siblings Ida Mae Small, Doris Downey, Thelma Harris, Junior Cantrell and Thomas Cantrell.

Ruth is survived by two of her brothers, John Cantrell and David Cantrell; three children, Dale Cloud and his wife, Conette, Doug Cloud and his wife, Tonua, and Kathryn Wipff and her husband, Sherman; six grandchildren, Brittni Robbins, Crystal Salter, Angel Luder, Brad Cloud, Kourtney Schwertner and Clint Wipff; and 11 great-grandchildren.

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