Annie Ruth Brizendine(1936 - 2012)

Annie Ruth Brizendine March 12, 1936 - December 4, 2012 Annie Ruth Brizendine 77, went to be with the Lord, December 4, 2012, at her home in Bakersfield, California. Born March 12, 1936 in Durant, Oklahoma Ann worked as an Agriculture Inspector for 18 years in Arvin, Ca. After retirement, she enjoyed spending much time with her grandchildren, family and friends. Ann and her husband enjoyed traveling throughout the United States, including several trips back to her home state. And in all her 57 years of driving she was always proud that she had never been pulled over or received a ticket. In her later years, Ann spent more time at home, enjoying her vegetable gardens and flowers that she and her husband grew. She was a dedicated member of Truth Tabernacle Church for over 25 years. She is survived by her husband Jim of 58 years; two sons, Jerry and Danny, and their spouses; several grandchildren; nieces, nephews and her little dog Missie. A Graveside Service will be held on 12-12-12 at 1 PM at Arvin Cemetery on Vineland Road, Arvin, California www.bakersfield.com/obits

Published in Bakersfield Californian on Dec. 9, 2012