Ruth Jennings, 88, of Vidor died Friday, Oct. 15 at Baptist Hospital of Southeast Texas in Beaumont.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 18, 2010 at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor, with burial to follow at Del-Rose Cemetery in Vidor.

Born on Sept. 4, 1922 and a native of Mohegan, W. Va., she was a longtime resident of Vidor. Ruth retired as a nurse from St. Elizabeth Hospital after 50 years and was a charter member of the Church of God ( now The Dwelling Place ) in Vidor.

Ruth was preceded in death by her husband, Hubert L. Jennings Sr and granddaughter, April Jennings.

She is survived by her son Hubert “Trapper” L. Jennings Jr and his wife Sheila of Vidor; son, Stephen “Steve” Paul Jennings and his wife, Emma Marce of Beaumont; daughter, Alice Ruth Fischer and her husband Charles of Anchorage, Alaska; grandchildren Wade and Joshua Jennings, Joel Fischer and Lauren Montgomery; great-grandchildren Hailey and Mckenzie Jennings and Micah Montgomery.