top of page

Carrie Ruth (Howard) Brisker

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes

202 Maple Ave., Oak Hill, Ohio 45656

(p) 740-682-6696

(f) 740-682-7862

Carrie Ruth (Howard) Brisker, age 93, of Oak Hill, Ohio went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 30th, 2021, at Ayden Healthcare of Jackson. She was born February 29th, 1928, in Oak Hill, Ohio to the late Walter and Bessie (Oliver) Howard.

Carrie is survived by her children: Robert (Lynn) Brisker, David (Jackie) Brisker, Paul (Libby) Brisker, and Anita (Jeff) Allen; grandchildren and their spouses: Michael, Chris, Nathan, Danita, Heath, Marcus, Derrick, Jeffrey, Jon, Matt, Ben, and Seth; 28 great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces, nephews, and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Brisker who passed in 2004; five sisters; and seven brothers.

Carrie was a devoted member of Trinity Wesleyan Church of Oak Hill. She loved fixing big meals and baking for her family, especially pies. She loved reading her bible, and prayer was of upmost importance to her.

The family would like to extend special thanks to Rhonda Brisker at Ayden Healthcare for the excellent care she provided.

Calling hours will be held on Monday, July 5th, 2021, from 11AM-1PM at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Oak Hill. Funeral services will immediately follow at 1PM at the funeral home. Burial will follow at C.M. Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

bottom of page