Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

November 8, 2013


Nov. 7, 2013

Hendricks County Flyer

Ruth Nye of Amo died Thursday at the age of 92.

Born Jan. 27, 1921, in Bellville, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Adam and Versa Fulton Bowers. She married William H. Nye on March 5, 1941, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 16, 2003.

Mrs. Nye graduated from Bellville High School and worked at the Amo Post Office for 25 years, retiring as postmaster in 1980. She was a member of the Danville Assembly of God, was a associate member of Covenant Evangical Church in Bradenton, Fla., and attended Amo Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Pat Miller of Waveland, and Nancy (Mubarak Awad) Nye of Maryland; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchilden.

Also preceding her in death were a daughter, Joyce White; a grandchild; sons-in-law Ted Miller and Glen Behymer; and two sisters and five brothers.

Services are 10 a.m. Nov. 11 at Bousley-Hays Funeral Home, Coatesville, with Pastors Phil Bilyeu and Shelly Zook officiating. Burial will follow in Amo Cemetery. Visitation is 2-6 p.m. Nov. 10 in the funeral home.