Ruth was a retired administrative secretary from Pontiac Refining, formerly Gulf Oil. During her retirement, she was very active in her church, Abiding Savior Lutheran. Serving many years as President of Women of the church. Ruth also was a Christus Spohn Hospital Auxiliary volunteer for many years.
Ruth was preceded in death by her loving husband, Jack Beardsley; her parents, Gertrude Barclay Arrow and Everett G. Arrow; and one sister, Shirley Primavere.
Ruth is survived by one sister, Bette (Fritz) McGary of Alliance, Ohio; two sons, Charles A (Sherry) Miles of Corpus Christi and Clark Miles of Port Aransas; two daughters, Patty (Charles) McCann of Mineral and Terri Beardsley; and 7 grandchildren, including Michelle Ready; 10 great-grandchildren, including Kayla (Jodi) Parkman and Rebecca Ready; and 1 great-great-grandchild Kalena Ann Parkman, all of Mineral. Also several nieces and nephews.
A celebration of her life will be held with all her family members at a later date. Mother is finally home with her Lord and loving husband, Jack Beardsley.