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Ruth T. Carroll

October 2, 1929 - May 28, 2020

Ruth T. Carroll, 90, of St. Clairsville, OH died Thursday, May 28, 2020 at Continuing Healthcare of Forest Hills Nursing Home, St. Clairsville.  Ruth was born October 2, 1929 in St. Clairsville, a daughter of the late John J. and Louise C. Ebbert Carroll, Sr.

Ruth was a longtime Registered Nurse Supervisor at the former St. Clairsville Clinic serving for 40 years.  She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Catholic Women’s Club and Catholic Daughters of America and sang in the choir.

She lived a long life of loving, laughing and healing.  She was an extraordinary person who was always smiling, kind, and a dedicated nurse.  She healed her community and her huge extended family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, George Carroll, Sr., Eugene Carroll, John J. Carroll, Jr.; sisters Mary V. Carroll, Dorothy Singleton, Joan Sister Marianne Carroll, SSJ and Louise Carroll.

Surviving are a sister, Rosemary Link of North Olmstead, OH; many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Private visitation will be held on Monday from 12 pm until 2 pm at Care Funeral & Cremation Specialists 204 West Main Street St. Clairsville.  Private graveside services will be held on. Monday at 2 pm at Union Cemetery, St. Clairsville with Fr. Thomas Chillog officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church or Sisters of St. Joseph Retirement Fund.

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