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Ruth L. Parks, 96

Oct 14, 2018

Nevis Ruth Lavina Parks, age 96, of Nevis, formerly of Blue Earth, passed away Oct. 3, 2018 at the Heritage Living Center, in Park Rapids.

Funeral service took place at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, at Faithbridge Church, Park Rapids. Ruth’s grandson, Nathan Parks was the officiant. Arrangements were made by the Jones-Pearson Funeral Home, Park Rapids.

Ruth was born on Dec. 29, 1921 in Winnebago Township to William “Bill” Rorman and Maude (Benshoof) Rorman.

She was survived by her sons, Larry (Jane) Parks, of Toledo, Spain and John (Sue) Parks, of Park Rapids; daughter, Shirley (Loren) Mapson, of Granada; six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.