Billie Ruth Dunham, 91, of Grandfield, Oklahoma passed away Friday, May 7, 2021, at her home in Grandfield, OK.
Services will be at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, May 13, 2021 at The First Baptist Church in Grandfield with Rev. Tony Nickel, officiating.
Interment will be in the Grandfield Memorial Cemetery.
Services are under the direction of Gray Funeral Home, Grandfield, OK.
Mrs. Dunham was born February 20, 1930, in Grandfield, OK to Leonard H. and Lillie V. (Freeny) Moore. She attended Grandfield Schools, graduting with the Class of 1948. She attended Draughn's Business College in Wichita Falls, TX. She moved to Wichita Falls, TX in August 1948. Ruth married Richard E. Dunham December 6, 1949 in Wichita Falls, Tx. She moved back to Grandfield in August, 1968. Mrs. Dunham was a member of The First Baptist Church in Grandfield. She was a member of Women on Mission and a member of the Rose Unit Garden Club in Grandfield. She was employed by Civil Service and retired in 1990, with 29 years of service. Mrs. Dunham received numerous awards for a job well done.
Survivors include her two sons, Gary Dunham and wife Debora of Grandfield, OK and Terry Dunham and wife Belenda Jane of Wichita Falls, TX; her grandchildren, T.J. Fife and husband Kevin, Rexann Houston, Callie Farris and husband Derek; Christina Dunham, Kerri Dunham; Garret Dunham and spouse Gil Dunham; great grandchildren Natalie Fife; Blake and Dalton Houston; C.J. and Conner Souther and Zoey Dunham.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Leonard H. and Lillie V. (Freeny) Moore; her husband Richard E. Dunham; her grandson, Brian Fife, and her brother Homer Moore.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Grandfield Ambulance Fund, P.O. Box 655, Grandfield, OK 73546.
Viewing hours will be from noon-7:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 12 , 2021, and 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 13, 2021.
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