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Ruth Alma Forbes

December 20, 1931 September 7, 2016
Ruth Alma Forbes
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Obituary for Ruth Alma Forbes

With deep sorrow, the family of Ruth Alma Forbes announces her passing on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 in Baltimore, Md, at the age of 84. She is survived by her Children Sylvanita Hendricks, Melvin Forbes, Sylvia Forbes, Calvin Forbes, Gloria Forbes Henley, Alma Forbes and Lorna Forbes. She is also survived by two brothers, Morell and James Thomas and two sisters, Theresa Berry and Marjorie Abbott. She also leave to morn 20 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends too numerous to mention. Ruth was preceded in death by her Mother, Ina Fahie, Father William Dyer, husband Herbert Forbes and daughter Sonia Forbes Frett.

Funeral Information

Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend the viewing on Monday September 19th 2016 at Hurley Funeral Home from 5 to 7 pm. An additional viewing will be held on Tuesday, September 20th from 8:00 am to 8:30 am. The service will be held on Tuesday September 20th, 2016 at the Cathedral Church of All Saints beginning at 10 am. There will be tributes from 9 to 10 am​. Interment, Western Cemetery #1.

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Arrangements are under the care of Hurley Funeral Home and Cremation Center of St. Thomas and St. John.

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