LIMA — Ruth Ann Brown, 73, died July 25, 2014, at her residence.
She was born April 15, 1941, in Mandale to Francis Emmett and Hazel Fern Leiber Plotts, who proceeded her in death. She married Harold Brown, who died in 2010.
Mrs. Brown was the clerk of courts for the city of Lima for more than 30 years. She was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose Lodge, the Fraternal Order of Eagles and the Lima Senior Center. She was a world traveler and loved to help people and give to others.
Survivors include two daughters, Kelly Jo (Joseph) Butts, of Texas, and Laurie (Michael) Inskeep, of Dublin, Ohio; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a sister, Ina Gay Adkins; and two brothers, Glen Plotts and Dana Plotts.
She was preceded in death by four brothers.
Services will begin at 11 a.m. Monday at Harter & Schier Funeral Home, Delphos. Burial will be in Middlecreek Cemetery.
Friends may call from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
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