Ruth Evelyn Francis, age 71, of Arkadelphia, died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012. She was born May 7, 1941, in Arkadelphia, to John Tom and Christine Williams Francis. She was a homemaker and also worked as a pastry chef at Southfork Truck Stop.
She is survived by a special friend, Loyd Keenam of Arkadelphia; along with many other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 7, at the Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Chapel with Bro. Robert Watson officiating. Visitation will be from noon until service time. Sign the online guestbook at www.ruggleswilcox.com.