ROSICLARE, Ill. — Ruth Pell Lamar, 95, of Rosiclare died at 11:30 p.m. Thursday, September 12, 2013.
She was a retired sales clerk, former 4-H club leader, and a member of the Hardin County Historical Society, Bicentennial Committee, and Cave-in-Rock Methodist Church.
She is survived by two sons, Paul Lamar of Elizabethtown and Dan Lamar of Cave-in-Rock; two daughters, Barbara Ridley of Stonefort, and Ella Gibson of Savannah, Ga; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bennie Lamar; three sisters, and one brother. Her parents were Walter Webster Pell and Eva McCormick.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, September 21, 2013, at Hardin County Funeral Services, Rose-Gilbert Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Clayton officiating. Burial will be at Cave Hill Cemetery at Cave-in-Rock. Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.