Ruth M. Grounds, 96, of Bedford, passed away at 6 p.m. on Friday, April 8, 2005 at Core Nursing & Rehab in Bedford.
Born Feb. 16, 1909 in Owensburg, she was the daughter of Virgil and Nora (Strosnider) Miller. She had been married to David C Grounds, who passed away in 1975.
She was a homemaker and a member of Bethel Christian Church.
Survivors include: three sons, Ira Virgil Grounds of Bloomfield, Robert Criss Grounds of Martinsville, and John David Grounds of Bedford; a sister Audrey Bennett of Indianapolis; 14 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband David C. Grounds, and three brothers, Clyde, Fred and Roy Miller.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home, Bloomfield. Burial will be in Dishman Cemetery, Springville.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today, and from 9 a.m. until the hour of service Tuesday at the funeral home.