William D. Ruff, Jr.
October 16 1923 - August. 31, 2013
Funeral services for Mr. William D. Ruff, Jr. will be at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, September 2, 2013 in Elwood Baptist Church, Forest Hill with Reverend Danny George officiating. Interment will follow in Butters Cemetery, Forest Hill under the direction of Rush Funeral Home, Oakdale.
Mr. Ruff, 89, of Sieper entered eternal rest on Saturday, August 31, 2013 in Grace Home.
William was a longtime member of Elwood Baptist Church. He was a U.S. Navy
Veteran of WWII
and a member of the American Legion Post #7 in Forest Hill.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Williams D. Ruff, Sr. and Elizabeth Ruff and his wife, Verda Jenkins Ruff.
Those left to mourn his loss and cherish his memory include two sons, Doug Ruff and his wife, Susan of Perkinston, Mississippi and Keith Ruff and his wife, Rita of Sieper; one daughter, Karen Younger and her husband, Johnny of Addis; one brother-in-law, Dewey Jenkins and one sister-in-law, Tiny Jenkins, both of Forest Hill; eight grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at Elwood Baptist Church, Forest Hill on Monday, September 2, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. until time of services at 11:00 a.m.
Friends may post online messages of condolence for the Ruff family by visiting www.rushfh.com