Ruth Ella “Powers” Johnstone,
87, of Oakland City, IN passed away on Wednesday June 1, 2005 at River Oaks Health Campus in Princeton, IN.
She was born on July 3, 1917 in Oakland City, IN to Walter and Bertha “Rough” Powers.
She was a member of the FirstUnitedMethodistChurch and Violet Eastern Star Chapter # 158 in Victoria, Texas; and was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband
Alexander on Feb. 3, 1990.
Surviving are sons, Alexander Johnstone Jr. of Beech Grove, IL and Thomas Ray Johnstone of
Oakland City, IN; five grandchildren; two step grandchildren; thirteen
great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Saturday June, 4, 2005, at Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel, burial in MontgomeryCemetery, Dr. Douglas Low officiating.
Visitation from 4:00-8:00 P.M. Friday and
from 8:00 A.M. until services on Saturday at the chapel.