Jessie Ruth Karwick, 85, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Saturday, June 2, 2007, at Dyersburg Manor in Dyersburg, Tenn.
Born Oct. 6, 1921, in Caruthersville, she was the daughter of the late Walter L. and Annie L. Entriken Sides, she was a 1939 graduate of Caruthersville High School, was employed at Brown Shoe Company and was a member of the First Baptist Church.
On Aug. 8, 1943, in Caruthersville, she married Don Karwick, who survives.
Survivors also include one daughter, Gail Lowrance, of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; one sister, Annie Laurie Welburn, of Jackson, Miss., and three grandchildren, Benjamin Lowrance, of Oakland, Calif., Jonathan Lowrance, of St. Louis, Mo., and Madison Lowrance, of Cape Girardeau.
She was preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.
Graveside services were held at 3 p.m., Tuesday, June 5, at the Little Prairie Cemetery with Dr. James Adams officiating.
H.S. Smith Funeral Home of Caruthersville was in charge of arrangements.