Ruth Wood turns 101 today.
A small woman with snow-white curls and fierce, intelligent blue-green eyes, Ruth lives at Greystone Assisted Living with her spirited rescue cat, Izzy.
Ruth was born into a farm family in rural Elsmore, where she attended school, walking mile after dusty mile to make it to classes on time each day. I believe shes the last member of her class still living, risked her son, Gary, a genial man of 77, who sat visiting with his mother last Thursday.
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