Ruth F. Wilson, 87, of Vidor died Tuesday, July 14, 2009 at Vidor Manor Nursing Home. Funeral services were held at Friday morning at Memorial Funeral Home, with burial at Restlawn Memorial Park, both in Vidor. 

A native of Bald Hill, Texas, she has lived in Vidor since 1955 and was a homemaker.  Ruth was preceded in death by her first husband of 46 years, Ben N. Freeman, and her second husband of 13 years, J. D. Wilson. 

She is survived by her son, Ben E. Freeman of Vidor; daughters, Margaret Davis and husband Freddie of Lufkin, Jeanie Goodman and husband Calvin, and Tami Gabriele and husband Greg, all of Vidor; sisters, Eddie Lou Hundley of Austin, and Jean Thompson of Richland, Wash.; twelve grandchildren, twenty-one great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.