Ruth Ellen Pogue, age 85 of Cannon Falls and formerly of Goodman, Missouri died on Sunday morning, August 23, 2015 at Diamond Rehab and Living of Cannon Valley, Cannon Falls. Ruth was born on June 4, 1930 in Goodman, MO, the daughter of Lawrence E. and Eula J. (Stites) Harris. She graduated from Goodman High School in 1948, and married Lowell Gene Pogue on December 26, 1950 in Bentonville, Arkansas. They moved to Cannon Falls in October, 1968 and were members of First Baptist Church. She was a homemaker, and had worked at Kid Duds in Cannon Falls from March, 1969 until June, 1970. Lowell died on August 26, 2005. She was preceded in death by husband, Lowell; parents, Lawrence E. and Eula J. (Stites) Harris; sister, Alice Fleetwood; and brothers, James E. Harris and Thomas Harris. She is survived by sisters, Betty Audrey of McAllister, OK, Marlene Bretz of Wichita, KS, Pauline Edmonds of Joplin, MO, and Carolyn Stipp of Springfield, MO; and a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends. A graveside memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. at Banner Cemetery, Splitlog, MO.
Funeral Home: Lundberg Funeral Home 5839 Hwy 19 Blvd Cannon Falls, MN US 55009
Saturday, September 12, 2015