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Date published: 3/19/2013

Ruth Decatur

Ruth Virginia Barber Decatur, 88, of Stafford County died Saturday, March 16, 2013, at Mary Washington Hospital.

Ruth was born in Stafford on Aug. 19, 1924, to the late Charles and Carrie Tolson Barber. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Milton Russell Decatur; and their only child, Wayne Russell Decatur.

Ruth is survived by her granddaughter, Crystal Decatur Tuck and her husband, Jason; two sisters, Gertrude Raines of Stafford and Louise Singer of Florida; and four great-grandchildren, Lindsay Summa, Kayla Tuck, Madisyn Tuck and Jason Tuck Jr.

A funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 21, at Mullins & Thompson Funeral Service, Stafford Chapel, with the family receiving friends for visitation one hour prior. Interment will follow at Stafford Memorial Park.

Condolences may be sent to mullinsthompsonstaf ford.com.