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DEATH: RUBY B. THORNTON

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Ruby B. Thornton, 66, passed away July 22, 1990 at her Salt Lake home.

Born October 1, 1923, Salt Lake City, to Ernest A. and Elizabeth A. Speight Cardwell. Married John Charles Butts, May 8, 1940, Salt Lake City. He died February 1945. Married Harold O. Thornton, January 18, 1946, Draper, Utah. He died January 9, 1989. She was a retired office manager and accountant for Packaging Corp of America. Past president of the American Legion Auxiliary. Past officer in National Secretaries. Member LDS Church.Survived by children, Georgene A. Gordon Thornton, Denver, Colorado; James E. and wife, Sheryl Thornton, Salt Lake City; Scott A. and wife, Lisa Thornton, Lake Elsinore, California; Harold Richard and wife, Eileen Thornton, San Diego, California; 12 grandchildren; sister, Bertha E. Svarny, Deer Lodge, Montana; sister-in-law, Mary Cardwell Smith, Salt Lake City.

Graveside Memorial Services will be held Thursday, July 26, 1990, 11 a.m., Mt. View Memorial Estates, 3115 East 7800 South.

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