In Loving Memory…

Ruth G. Holman

Ruth Gertrude Holman, 84, of Sedalia, passed away Friday, June 7, 2019, at Bothwell Regional Health Center.

She was born October 24, 1934, in Pettis County, daughter of Raymond C. and Pearl G. (Phillips) Meyers.

On March 12, 1951, in Sedalia, she married Claude A. Holman, who preceded her in death on February 22, 1966.

Ruth worked as a housekeeper at Bothwell Regional Health Center. She was a very caring and giving person, and was a good mother. Her hobbies included fishing and playing Bingo.

Surviving are four sons: Johnny Holman, of Sedalia, Robert Holman, of Sedalia, Rick Holman (wife, Becky), of Cole Camp, and Michael Holman (wife, Lindsey), of Cole Camp; an adopted daughter, Clarissa Holman; fifteen grandchildren; numerous great and great-great-grandchildren; three sisters, Barbara Wilson, Louise Dietzman and Lillie Monteer; and two brothers, Jackie Meyers and Roger Meyers.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, Claude A. Holman, Jr. and Larry G. Holman; a daughter, Debbie Holman Goodrich; a sister, Alice Cramer; and a brother, Junior Meyers.

Graveside services will be at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at Crown Hill Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Doug Roberts, Leonard Phillips, Tony Holman, Michael Holman, Paige Holman and Gary Holman. John Larimore will be an honorary pallbearer.

The family will receive friends from 12:00 to 12:45 p.m. Wednesday at Heckart Funeral Home.

Memorials may be given to the family.


  1. Nancy Lansing

    I worked with Ruth at BRHC, such a caring, loving
    Lady. The world needs a lot more people
    Like Ruth.

  2. cathy ROWLETTE

    she good lady god bless the family to nice lady. .prayer you and family

  3. Mary Vinyard Iliff

    I am so very sorry to hear of Ruth’s paiing ,she was a wonderful woman ,I have known her since I was a kid

  4. So sorry for ur loss she was a great caring woman.She do anything for anybody .She will be greatly miss.

  5. Rhonda Holman McCartney

    So sorry to see Aunt Ruth’s passing .Had some memories with her worked a shot time with her at rest Haven and played bingo at times may she rest in peace with Uncle Claude. Love Rhonda

  6. so sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing. Ruth was such a sweet person. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  7. Sorry for your loss she was a very wonderful caring woman. Shell be sadly missed by many.

  8. Thoughts and prayers go out to the family.

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