Ruth Agnes Ridenhour Anderson
Time: 4-8 p.m.
Gottenstroeter Chapel - Owensville
Time: 1:00 p.m.
First Baptist Church
Pilot Knob Cemetery - Belle
Family request memorials to First Baptist Church of Owensville.
Ruth Agnes Ridenhour Anderson, 93, of Owensville, Mo., died on Wed. April 11, 2018, at Gasconade Manor in Owensville.
She was born on Nov. 26, 1924, to Charles and Nora (Johnson) Brown at Vienna.
She was first united in marriage to Nelson Ridenhour on April 9, 1943 at Owensville and secondly to Drue Anderson on March 1, 2006.
Ruth was employed as a receptionist for Missouri Division of Family Services. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Owensville where she taught Sunday School for many years. She enjoyed mission trips and sewing.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Nora Brown; husbands, Nelson Ridenhour and Drue Anderson; and brothers, Marion and Boyd Brown.
She is survived by her sons, Roy Ridenhour and wife Joyce and Greg Ridenhour both of Owensville and Ronnie Ridenhour and wife Pam of St. Peters; brother, Donley Brown and wife Rose of Jefferson City; sister, Naomi Fuller and husband Bill of St. Robert; and by eight grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be on Sat. April 14 from 4-8 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville.
Funeral services will be on Sun. April 15 at 1:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Owensville with Rev. Kevin Sullivan officiating. Burial will be in Pilot Knob Cemetery at Belle.