Ruth E. Creech, 91 of Greensburg, passed away on Thursday, January 25, 2018. Ruth was born on October 12, 1926 and was adopted by James and Alice (Mabis) Scheivley. She was a 1945 graduate of Sunman High School. On April 20, 1946, Ruth married Lee Creech in Sunman and he survives.
Other survivors include her children Donald (Patsy) Creech of Waldron, Carol (Wesley) McCullough of Westport and David (Sharon) Creech of Greensburg, 12 grandchildren, 33 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother Sam Scheivley.
Ruth was a pastors wife and a missionary evangelist. She was a member of the Lighthouse Chapel and the Gideons.
Visitation for family and friends will be held on Sunday, January, 28, 2018 from 1PM 5PM at the Gilliland-Howe Funeral Home. Funeral Services will begin at 11AM on Monday, January 29 also at the funeral home. Burial will follow at the St. Pauls United Methodist Cemetery in Sunman. Memorial contributions may be made to the Gideons. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.gilliland-howe.com.
Published on January 25, 2018