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Ruth (May) Romans, 85, of Charlestown, Indiana, passed away on Thursday, March 1, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky. She was a member of the Full Gospel Tabernacle in Sellersburg, IN and loved to sew and read. Ruth will always be remembered for the love that she had for her faith, family, and friends.
Ruth was born on February 1, 1933 in Salyersville, Kentucky to the late Nunnie and Rose (Bailey) May. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Gregory Lee Romans; siblings, Paul, Charles, and Phyllis Ann May; and son-in-law, James Axsom.
She is survived by her loving husband of 64 years, George A. Romans Sr.; children, Deborah "Deb" Axsom, Sherry Wright (Dale), Colleen Brendle (John), George A. Romans Jr. "Bub", and Gary Romans (Melinda); siblings, Dorothy Roberts, Margie Wagner (Bill), Joyce Coy, and Lucille Fair (George); 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 5, 2018 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals, and Receptions (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany). Visitation will continue Tuesday morning March 6, 2018 from 9 to 11 a.m. with her funeral service following at 11 a.m. at the Full Gospel Tabernacle (714 E Utica St, Sellersburg, IN 47172). Burial will follow at Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Jeffersonville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Full Gospel Tabernacle. To leave a special message to the family, please visit www.newcomerindiana.com.
Published on March 2, 2018
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