Name:
Thelma Ruth Ravencraft

Date:
October 24th, 1920 - November 3rd, 2012

Obituary:
RICHMOND, Ind. Thelma Ruth Ravencraft, age 92, of Richmond, died Saturday, November 3, 2012, at Friends Fellowship Community. Born October 24, 1920, in Bristol, Tennessee, to Robert Martin and Hattie Mae McMurray Hobbs, she lived here most of her life. Thelma was a graduate of Kitchel High School and was a member of Whitewater Methodist Church. She loved planting flowers, taking care of her cats, sewing, and embroidering. She was known for her cooking and baking, especially her Christmas cookies and fruit cakes. Thelma was an outstanding homemaker and an avid Cincinnati Reds fan. Survivors include her sons, Jerry Lee Ravencraft and wife Rebecca Sue of Noblesville, Indiana, and Charles Robert Ravencraft and life partner Darlene Callahan of Greenfield, Indiana; grandchildren, Michelle Sue Barnhart, Kristy Kay Hopkins, Tammy Jo Stanley, and Charles Robert Ravencraft Jr.; great-grandchildren, Dustin Stanley, Dallas Stanley, Nicholas Robert Ravencraft, Lexi Kristine Barnhart, Jackson Curtis Barnhart, Taylor Kristine Hopkins, and Macy Nicole Hopkins; sister, Gertrude Elizabeth Bostick of Owensboro, Kentucky; four sisters-in-law; one brother-in-law; cousins; nieces; nephews; and many friends. She was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, Charles V. Ravencraft, who died in 1983; parents; and brothers, R.M. Hobbs Jr. and Clyde Hobbs. Visitation for Thelma Ruth Ravencraft will be from 12 to 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Lueking officiating. Burial will be in Earlham Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to: Friends Fellowship Community, 2030 Chester Blvd., Richmond, IN 47374. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.

Memorials:
Friends Fellowship Community, 2030 Chester Blvd., Richmond, IN 47374.

Visitations:
12:00PM to 2:00PM on Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 at Doan & Mills Funeral Home (map/driving directions)

Services:
2:00PM at Doan & Mills Funeral Home on Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 (map/driving directions)

Cemetery:
Earlham Cemetery
1101 National Road West
Richmond, IN 47374 (map/driving directions)