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Ruby Ruth Sutton

Ruby Ruth Sutton of Annapolis, MO went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, November 30, 2020 at the age of 64 years, 11 months, and 7 days. She was born December 23, 1955 in St. Louis, MO a daughter of Phil Catlett and Frances Baker Schutte.
On July 2, 1994 Ruby was united in marriage to Keith “Speedy” Sutton who survives. Also surviving are four children; Willis Francis and wife Connie of Des Arc, MO, Stephanie Girard and husband Ricky of Annapolis, MO, David Francis and wife Rachel of Ironton, MO, and Daniel Francis and wife Amy of Park Hills, MO, one brother Eddie Schutte and wife Glenda of Hillsboro, MO, one sister Alberta Miller of DeSoto, MO, nine grandchildren; Willie, Jeremy, Allye, Brandon, Austin, Jordan, Haley, Mason, and Trey, two great-grandchildren, Emerson and Beau, and many other loving family members and friends.
Ruby is preceded in death by her parents and five brothers; Bob Schutte, Leroy Schutte, Walter “Posse” Schutte, Raymond Schutte, and Melvin “Pee Wee” Schutte.
For many years Ruby worked different jobs to support her family. She worked as a home health aide, she worked for the Corlair factory on the assembly line making puppets, and many other little side and odd jobs.
She was a member of the Southern Iron County Fire Protection team and a member of the First Baptist Church of Annapolis.
A Celebration of Life for Ruby will be held on Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 11:00 am at the Cole Family Chapel. Visitation will be held Monday, December 7, 2020 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Interment will follow the services in the Annapolis-Lewis Cemetery in Annapolis, MO. Rev. Dan Pitcher will be officiating the services.
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Due to Covid-19 cases rising in Iron County, masks and social distance will be required for guests and seating will be limited for the services. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

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