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Ruby Snouffer

Ruby Snouffer

Female 1925 - 2004  (78 years)

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  • Name Ruby Snouffer  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 14 Jun 1925  Greensboro, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 6
    Gender Female 
    Died 2 Apr 2004  Greensboro, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 6
    Buried Forest Lawn Cem, Greensboro, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Person ID I2819  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2016 

    Father George Mitchell Snouffer,   b. 28 Jan 1893, Baltimore, Baltimore Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1987, Greensboro, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Mother Minnie Matthews,   b. 23 Oct 1899, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1989, Greensboro, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1918  Rockingham Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Family ID F786  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jerald Dayton Dearen,   b. 26 May 1926, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1994, Horn Lake, DeSoto Cnty, MS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married Y  [2, 3, 4
    Children 
     1. Michael Stephen Dearen,   b. 20 Feb 1953, Cumberland Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 2013, Greensboro, Guilford Cnty, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F1006  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1940 census lists his parents George M. Snouffer, 48, and Minnie, 40, and the following children: Charlie R, 20; Evelyn, 18; William, 15; Ruby, 14; Geraldine, 12; Gladys, 8; Helen, 6; Ruth Ann, 4; and Esther, 3. George and daughter Evelyn were born in Maryland; all the others, in North Carolina. George was a retail grocery merchant and his son Charlie was the shop keeper. Other relatives also lived there. 1940 U.S. Census, Hamtown, Guilford Cnty, NC (T 627, Roll 2920, stamped p. 990 B).
    • Obituary, Greensboro [NC] News & Record, pp. B6, B7(5 Apr 2004):
      "Ruby Snouffer Dearen, 78, a resident of Britthaven of Guilford Nursing Home, died April 2, 2004, at Moses Cone Hospital....
      "She was born on June 14, 1925, in Guilford County, to the late George and Minnie Snouffer. She was a graduate of John Wesleyan Christian School.
      "She is survived by her son, Michael Dearen of Tillery, N.C.; sisters, Evelyn Booth and Esther Pickerel of Greensboro, Ruthann Coolidge, Gearldine [sic] Nicholls of Titusville, Fla. and Helen Brush of Longwood, Fla.
      "She is also survived by her special niece, Sonji Snouffer Setzer of Greensboro.
      "She was preceded in death by her husband, Jearl Dayton Dearen; sister, Gladys Virginia Gibson; and brothers Charlie and William Snouffer."

  • Sources 
    1. [S979] NC Census 1940, Guilford|, Guilford County, North Carolina, 1940 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C. ), (T627, Roll 2920, p. 990 B).

    2. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Ruby Snouffer; 5 Apr 2004).

    3. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Gladys Snouffer; 5 Jan 2001).

    4. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 34688029.

    5. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (William W Snouffer; 10 Aug 1985).

    6. [S68] Gervaise|, Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, "Snouffer2.ftw" and subsequent Email reports to Wm. C. Snouffer, (Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, Email: ten8ious@msn.com).

    7. [S981] NC Marriage Records|, North Carolina, North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2004, (North Carolina Registers of Deeds, NC State Archives, Raleigh, NC; online database, http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60548).

    8. [S207] Schlosser|, Jim Schlosser, "Few Snouffers in 'Snouffer Town'", (News-Record, Greensboro, NC : 8 Aug 2005).