Ruth Irma (Earnest) Warner 
	April 20, 1923 - Feb. 2, 2001 
	
Ruth Irma (Earnest) Warner of Prineville died Friday of natural causes. She was 77. 

The memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Prineville Assembly of God
Church. Mrs. Warner was born April 20, 1923, in Crosby, N.D., to Cleave and Nellie 
Earnest. She grew up and attended schools in North Dakota. She married Eugene (Gene) 
Warner on Nov. 7, 1941, in Sidney, Mont. He died in 1994. She worked on their farm 
in the Surrey area of North Dakota until they moved to Oregon in 1955. They moved 
to Prineville from Oregon City in 1972. Mrs. Warner was active with her church 
activities, supporting Royal Rangers, Missionettes, youth groups, missions and was 
a longtime member of the prayer chain. She enjoyed old-fashioned tent meetings and 
Southern gospel music. 

Survivors include one son, Cleave of Prineville; one sister, Latie Earnest Keith of 
Milwaukie; and one grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, 
two brothers, one sister and one grandchild. Memorial contributions may be made to 
Prineville Assembly of God Church.

Prineville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.