- [S112] Census, 1940.
Name Ruth Faye Andrews
Event Type Census
Event Date 1940
Event Place Ward 6, Little Rock, Big Rock Township, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States
Marital Status Single
Race (Original) White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Daughter
Relationship to Head of Household Daughter
Birth Year (Estimated) 1928
Last Place of Residence Same Place
Claude L Andrews Head M 47 Texas
Vida Belle Andrews Wife F 46 Mississippi
Robert C Andrews Son M 18 Arkansas
Ruth Faye Andrews Daughter F 12 Arkansas
Gladys Zeller Lodger F 39 Wisconsin
Mildred Hall Lodger F 22 Arkansas
- [S142] Newspaper Article, Arkansas Democrat Gazette (Little Rock, AR), 13 Oct 2013.
December 28, 1927 - October 11, 2013
Little Rock, Arkansas
Ruth Faye (Andrews) Keopple, 85 of Little Rock, passed away Friday, October 11, 2013.
She was born December 28, 1927 in Little Rock to C.L. and Vida Andrews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, Robert Andrews, and her husband, C.W. Keopple, Jr.
Ruth graduated from Little Rock High School. She was a devoted mother and the epitome of a coach's wife. She supported her husbands' Hall High Warriors and served as the dorm mother for the Razorbacks during the Ken Hatfield years. Her greatest joy was her grandchildren who lovingly referred to her as "Bubba".
She is survived by her children, Robbie Keopple, Karen Keopple (Jack Pearson) of Little Rock, Bill Keopple , wife Marsha of Texarkana, Arkansas; two grandchildren, Landon Keopple, wife Dana of Magnolia, Arkansas , Brittany Fowler, husband Ryan of Diana, Texas; and by two great-grandchildren, Kinslee Keopple and Harper Fowler.
Funeral services will be Monday, October 14, at 3:00 p.m. at Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth with Rev. Rob Walker officiating. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park.
Visitation will be Sunday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Arkansas Children's Hospital or to St. Jude Children's Hospital.
- [S147] Find a Grave, (Memorial: 118645219).