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Ruth M. Ervin

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes, Inc.

28 Harding Avenue

Jackson, Ohio 45640

Phone: (740)286-2010

Fax: (740)286-5640

Ruth May Ervin, age 64, of Jackson, Ohio passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, February 7th, 2017. She was born October 22nd, 1952 in Gallipolis, Ohio to the late Robert and Inez (Hornsby) Haislop.

She is survived by her husband, Robert Ervin; children: Amber Byrnita Wilson, April Sunshine Ervin (Charles Lee Chatt), Ian Lael Ervin (Diana Kiser), and Annetta Katrina Ervin (Earl Writesel); grandchildren: Dillon, Chris, Devin, Kaci, Jade, Tyler, Claudia, Cassandra, Benjamin, Brice, Raven, and Draedyn; four great-grandchildren; siblings: Beverly Bush, Ann Elliott, Bob Haislop, Jimmy Haislop, and Sandy Byers; mother-in-law, Marjorie Ervin; sister-in-law, Jane Ervin; brother-in-law, Jim Ervin; and her beloved dog, Baby.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandson, DJ Vance-Ervin and brother, Paul Haislop.

Ruth was a devoted and loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved her.

Calling hours will be held on Saturday, February 11th, 2017 from 11am-1pm at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Jackson. Funeral services will be immediately after at 1pm with Pastor John Rozewicz officiating. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Vega Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to or

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