Ruth Mardell Coker
Aug. 29, 1930 – Dec. 5, 2010
WAXAHACHIE – Funeral services for Ruth Mardell Coker, 80, were held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010 at Waxahachie Funeral Home with Rev. Tony Shefield officiating.
Born Aug. 29, 1930 in Mercedes, Texas, the daughter of James William and Mary Moore, she passed away Sunday, Dec. 5, 2010.
She married Mirian Gene Coker on April 18, 1952 in Fort Worth and was employed by the Maypearl Independent School District for 15 years.
She is survived by daughter Marilyn Brown and husband Donnie of Waxahachie; son Bill Coker and wife Charlotte of Arlington; grandchildren Kyle Coker, Hilary Rinella and Chris Brown; sisters Lola Pinson and Mary Catalina; and several nieces and nephews.
Interment followed in the Maypearl Cemetery under the direction of Waxahachie Funeral Home.