Ruth Ann "Cookie," 66, of Sherrard, W.Va., died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Reynolds Memorial Hospital, after a brief battle with cancer.
Ruth Ann retired from Marshall County Schools in November 2013, as a math teacher at Sherrard Middle School. She was a member of Mount Olivet United Methodist Church.
She was born November 7, 1947, in Wheeling, W.Va., a daughter of the late C. Glenn and Elizabeth (Ewing) Cook. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Mary Ellen Cook.
She is survived by her husband, William Keller of Sherrard; a daughter, Stacey Soos and her husband, Jay of St. Clairsville, Ohio; a son, Brian Keller and his wife, Janet of Sherrard; two grandchildren, Austin and Kylie Keller of Sherrard; a brother, David Cook and his wife, Alice of Sherrard; several nieces and nephews; and her beloved dog, Sammy.
There will be no visitation. Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Arrangements are by CARE Funeral & Cremation Service, Moundsville, W.Va.