She was born in Bedford, Ind., and lived in Bloomfield with her family until moving to Lake Alfred, Fla. in 2002. Ruth worked as a sales clerk for the Five & Dime Store, was a member of the United Methodist Church in Bloomfield, and she was a member of the Oddfellows and Rebekah lodges
Ruth was preceded in death by her loving husband of 69 years, Lloyd H. Jaynes.
She is survived by his son, Howard and wife Mary; her daughter, Ruth Ann; grandsons, Rich and wife Kris, and Tony and wife Tracy. She also had four great-grandchildren, Allison, Ben, Josefine, and Mia; and her niece and nephews are Rose, Jeff, Jim, Bill, Randy, Rick and Paul.
Visitation will be Saturday from 9-10 a.m. at Oak Ridge Funeral Care in Winter Haven.
Funeral service will follow at 10 a.m. from the funeral home chapel.
Interment will be at Oak Grove Cemetery in Lake Alfred, FL.
Condolences to the family can be sent to: www.oakridgefuneralcare.com.