Ruth Glover


Personal and Family Information

Ruth was born on 16 OCT 1909 in Greenbrier, Arkansas, the daughter of James Augustus Glover and Carrie Petro Kidd.

She died on 7 JUL 1998 in Oklahoma City, OK.

Her husband was Larry Hubert 'Laurie' Dorsey, who she married on 5 NOV 1929. The place has not been found. Their four known children were Larry (?-?), Jimmie (?-?), Charles (?-?) and Maxine (?-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Ruth Glover


James Augustus Glover


William Macajah Glover


Mary Jane Cantrell


Carrie Petro Kidd


William Irvin Kidd


J. Andrew Kidd


Ailsey Barton


Lucinda Jane Kitchens


Ellemuel N. Kitchens


Pauline Snoddy



Birth16 OCT 1909
Place: Greenbrier, Arkansas
Death7 JUL 1998
Place: Oklahoma City, OK


Note 1

DORSEY RUTH, 88, passed away July 13, 1998. Born Oct. 16, 1909 in Faulkner County, AR to James and Carrie Glover. She had lived in OKC for 55 years after coming from Konawa, OK. Ruth was a cafeteria manager for OKC Public School System for over 20 years. She was a member of Shields Blvd. Church of the Nazarene where she enjoyed the fellowship of quilting. Preceded in death by her husband, L.H. Dorsey, Jan. 3, 1978. Survivors include sons, Larry Dorsey, Jr., Jimmy Dorsey & Charles Dorsey; daughter,Maxine Morris; brother, Gene Glover; sister, Inez Hall; 10 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren. Services will held 2:00 PM Wed., July 15, 1998 at the South Colonial Chapel with interment to follow at Arlington Memory Gardens. Friends may call for viewing and visitation at the funeral home until 1:45 PM Wednesday.