Mary Ruth Duvall
June 19, 1929 - April 16, 2018
Memorial Services for Mary Ruth Duvall, 88, long time Hereford resident, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 23, 2018 at Parkside Chapel with Pastor Les Sharp, pastor of Faith Covenant Church in Borger and Reverend Kevin Bushart, pastor of First United Methodist Church in Hereford, officiating. Arrangements are under the personal supervision of Parkside Chapel Funeral home. Mrs. Duvall passed away Monday, April 16, 2018 in Borger, Texas.
Mrs. Duvall was born June 19, 1929 at Cloud Chief, Oklahoma, to Howard and Grace Richey. She married Charles Duvall on April 20, 1950 in Weatherford, Oklahoma. He preceded her in death in November 2004.
Mrs. Duvall retired from the education profession in 1984 after 33 years as a teacher and counselor.
After retirement, she and Charles spent a lot of time fishing in Gunnison, Colorado on Blue Mesa Lake, catching and canning salmon.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles; and two brothers, Bob Richey and H.C. Richey.
She is survived by one son, Charles David Duvall of Horseshoe Bay, Texas; one daughter, Suzanne Duvall of Borger, Texas; three sisters-in-law, Sue Barnett of Amarillo, Dorothy Duvall of Amarillo, and Donna Richey of Georgetown, Texas; along with several nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to First Methodist Church in Hereford, Texas, First Baptist Church Youth Department in Borger, Texas, and Faith Covenant Church in Borger, Texas.
The family would like to thank Hospice of the Southwest for taking such great care of Mary. They would like to give special thanks to Linda, Cassie, Belinda, Terry, Robyn, Christi, and to her very special friend, Angela Payne.
Mary was much loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Suzanne would also like to thank all her friends who really loved her Mom and made her feel special.