Ruth Irma (Earnest) Warner
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h Irma (Earnest) Warner of Prineville died Fri., Feb. 2 2001 at the Ochoco Care Center in Prineville. She was 77 years old.
She was born April 20, 1923 in Crosby, North Dakota the daughter of Cleave and Nellie Earnest. She grew up and attended school in North Dakota. She married Eugene Warner in Sidney, Mont. in 1941. They farmed in the Surrey area of North Dakota until 1955 when they moved to Oregon City where they resided until moving to Prineville in 1972.
Mrs. Warner was very active with church activities, supporting many of their programs. She enjoyed old-fashioned tent meeting style southern gospel music and spent hours listening to tapes and videos of various artists.
Mrs. Warner is survived by her son, Cleave Warner of Prineville; grandson, Lyle Warner; sister, Latie Earnest Keith of Milwaukie, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, three siblings, two nephews and one grandson.
A memorial service will be held Fri., Feb. 9 at 1:30 p.m. at the Prineville Assembly of God Church. Cremation was held at the Prineville Heritage Crematory.
Memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. Warner's memory to the Assembly of God Church in Prineville.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Prineville Funeral Home.