News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 2, 2013

Ruth Margrette Fox


TERRE HAUTE — Ruth Margrette Fox “Margrette”, 98, formerly of Terre Haute, passed away at 11:40 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Westside Village Health Care in Indianapolis.  Margrette was born on Feb. 21, 1915, in Sullivan, to Elmer Harris and Goldie (Crapo) Harris. She was a member of Greenwood Baptist Church.

Margrette was preceded in death by her husband, Robert E. Fox Sr., on March 12, 1993; her parents; four brothers; three sisters; daughter, Sharon Rainbolt; and son, Walter R. Sullivan. She is survived by her stepson, Robert E. Fox Jr. of Indianapolis; and nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be in DeBaun Springhill Chapel, 85 E Springhill Drive, in Terre Haute, on Friday, May 3, 2013, from 12 noon until 2 p.m. with funeral services to follow at 2 p.m. in the funeral home. No Thursday night visitation is scheduled. Burial will be in Durham Cemetery. Online condolences can be made at: