Ruth E. Ambrose, age 88, the former Ruth E. Davis, passed away Friday, March 9, 2012 at 8:40 a.m. at Courtyard Manor Nursing Home in Lafayette.
Mrs. Ambrose was born May 25, 1923. She was a resident of Courtyard Manor Nursing Home for the last three years and her family thanks them and Hospice of Acadiana for their loving care.
Survivors include one son, Ronald Randolph and his wife, Linda, of Lafayette; three grandchildren; nine great grandchildren living in Lafayette; two granddaughters; five great grand children; and great, great grandchildren living in Ohio and Illinois.
She was preceded in death by her husband of thirty years, Joseph Ambrose of Columbus, OH; one daughter, Bette Lear of Columbus, OH; her parents, Alphie and Hazel Davis; and one sister, Marjorie Taylor.
Melancon Funeral Home of Carencro, 4615 North University Avenue, (337) 896-6366, is in charge of arrangements.