Ruth V. Campbell Lacy, 87, of Lima died 10:40 p.m., Sat. Dec. 19, 2009 at the Ridge at Shawnee. She was born Dec. 27, 1921 in Torrance, Pa to Oliver and Bessie Fern Miller Scott. She married Lawrence Campbell who preceded her in death Sept. 18, 1973 and she married Carroll E. Lacy Jan. 30, 1976 and he preceded her in death April 9, 2009.
Mrs. Lacy had been a Licensed Practical Nurse for Shawnee Manor and for American Nursing Pool. She had been a member of Westview United Methodist Church, the Lima Art Association and Division 13 Licensed Practical Nurse’s Assoc of Ohio and had served as President.
Survivors include 2 daughters: Judy Campbell of Baltimore, MD, Sharon Morgan of Phoenix, AZ, 7 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren, 4 step children: Wayne Lacy of Wapak, Everett Lacy of Cridersville, Evan Lacy of Lima and Leah (Eric) George of Ft. Wayne, IN and 4 step grandchildren;
She was preceded in death by sibling: Harry, Herbert, Virginia Scott , Hazel Henry,Mildred McFadden, Clara Geotz and Georgia Parsons.
The family will receive friends 11 – 1 p.m., Wed. at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville the funeral services will begin at 1 with Rev. Jerry Wiles officiating and burial will follow at Shawnee Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to Cridersville United Methodist Church or the charity of the donor’s choice.
Date: Wednesday, December 23, 2009
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm