The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

July 19, 2013

Bradley, 90


Enid News and Eagle

— Ruth Owen Bradley, more affectionately known as “Mom Ruth,” will celebrate her 90th birthday with a reception for family and friends this weekend. Cards and memories may be sent to Wakita Community Health Center, 11253 Cherokee Street, Wakita, OK 73771, where she currently lives.

She was born July 20, 1923, in Alamota, Kan., the daughter of Roy and Amy Kenyon Owen.

She has lived in Grant County since the age of 4.

She worked at Medford Variety Store for several years, Jefferson Post Office for 20 years and was secretary at Bradley Garage for 30 years.

Her children are Harry “Skeeter” Bradley and wife Louise of Goodrich, Texas; Shirlene Bradley McKee and husband Lester of Medford; and Bonnie Bradley Sharp and husband Ernie of Preston. She has five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.