Ruth Brace, 94 years, formerly of Spencerville, Indiana, passed away Thursday, September 17, 2020 at The Laurels of Dekalb in Butler, Indiana. Ruth was born December 7, 1925 in Jeff, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Frank and Fannie (Roberts) Taulbee. On January 1, 1944, she was united in marriage to Glenn L. Brace in Spencerville, Indiana and he preceded her in death September 7, 1994. Ruth was a homemaker and worked alongside her husband tending to their farm. She was a member of North Scipio United Methodist Church, Harlan, Indiana.
Ruth is survived by a brother, Delmar Taulbee of Corbin, Kentucky and several special nieces, nephews and dear friends. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Frank Taulbee Jr., Earl Taulbee, and Darvin Taulbee.
A graveside service for Ruth will be held on Monday, September 21, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. in Scipio Cemetery, Harlan, Indiana. Due to the ongoing pandemic, masks and social distancing are required. Arrangements are under the care of Oberlin-Turnbull Funeral Home, Hicksville Chapel.
Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider contributions to North Scipio United Methodist Church, 23628 State Route 37 Harlan, Indiana 46743.
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