Ruth Francis Middleton


Personal and Family Information

Ruth was born on 22 Dec 1916 in Arkansas, the daughter of Sam Middleton and Mabel R Sullivan.

She died on 20 Dec 2017 in Indianapolis, IN.

Her husband was Norman Allen Clark, who she married on 18 JAN 1941 in Marion, Indiana, USA. They had no known children.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Ruth Francis Middleton


Sam Middleton


Columbus Middleton


Minnie Gregory


Mabel R Sullivan


William Sullivan


Rosie Henrietta Hafer



Birth22 DEC 1916
Place: Arkansas
Death20 DEC 2017
Place: Indianapolis, IN
Census17 APR 1930
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 12 to 13
Address: Osage Twp, dwelling 145, family 145 Middleton Sam 56, Mable R 39, Ruth F 13, M Wintress 10
Census26 JAN 1920
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 2 to 3
Address: Osage Twp, farm dwelling 232 family 243 Middleton Sam 44, wife Mabel R 29, dau Ruth 3 dwelling 234 family 245 Middleton Frank 51 with father Columbus 80, mother Minnie 81 and sister Flossie 43
Place: Washington, Marion, Indiana
Age: 22 born Arkansas
Address: Ruth Middleton age 22 born Ark, single, Secretarty , cousin to head Rickard C Meade 55 Emma M Meade 48
Burial23 DEC 2017
Place: Greenwood Johnson County Indiana, USA
Address: Greenwood Cemetery
Place: Indianapolis, IN
Address: 52 Walnut St, Indianapolis, IN,




Note 1

Ruth F. Clark. Indianapolis - Ruth F. Clark, 100, passed away on December 20, 2017. She was born on December 22, 1916 to the late Samuel and Mabel (Sullivan) Middleton in Benton County, Arkansas. On January 18, 1941, she married Norman A. Clark who preceded her in death. She was a member of Southport Baptist Church for over 50 years.

Ruth is survived by her son Dr. Steven (Dr. Diana) Clark of Greenwood; daughter Ann (Trey) Kunz of Salt Lake City; grandchildren Jonathan (Jennifer) Clark, Michael (Emily Eaton) Clark, Daniel (Amanda) Clark, Benjamin (Lyndsie) Clark; great-grandchildren Cole, Henry and William Clark. Her sister, Wintress Flynt, preceded her in death.

Graveside services will be 9:00 a.m. Saturday, December 23, 2017 at Greenwood Cemetery. Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center is handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be extended to the family by visiting

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Dec. 22, 2017