Mary Ruth Youngblood
4/2/1939 - 10/4/2021
Ruth Youngblood, 82, of Bellmead, passed away on Monday,
October 4, 2021.
was born on April 2,1939 in
Columbia, South Carolina to Thara Madge & John C. Campbell. She
married Willie B. Youngblood on February 23, 1961 in Waco.
worked various jobs before finding her true calling and following her
mother's footsteps and becoming a nurse. She thrived on
helping others and worked as a registered nurse for 32 years. Mary
had a passion for her Bellmead community and served on the City
Council and was Mayor. She was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist
Church and the Henry Downs chapter of the Daughters of American
Revolution, Mary will be remembered for loving others
unconditionally. She will be greatly missed by those that loved
is survived by her husband, Willie, and son, Jon Clay, and his wife,
Brenda. She leaves behind four grandchildren: Brandon and Max
Youngblood, Paige Harris and her husband, Joe, Clay Youngblood and
his wife, Katie; her sisters, Ann Watson and Joyce Gooden; and one
great-granddaughter: Abigail Harris.
was preceded in death by: her son, Jeffery Boyd Youngblood.
services will be 10:00 am Saturday, October 9, 2021 at Coolidge
Cemetery. Visitation will be 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Friday, October 8,
2021 at Bellmead Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to: Daughters of American Revolution, Treasurer General NSDAR, 1776 D. St. N W, Washington D C 20006, In the memo please Note: Memory of Mary C. Youngblood # 792114, Carol E. Holt Nursing Scholarship Fund.The family asked that that in lieu of flowers, donations be made for one of Mary's passions. The Daughters of the American Revolution has several nursing scholarships, which we know Mary would have loved to be a part of in her passing. To donate in her memory send checks payable to:
Treasurer General, NSDAR
1776 D St NW
Washington DC 20006
In the memo please note:
Memory of Mary C. Youngblood #792114
Carol E Holt Nursing Scholarship Fund