Ruth Dameron, 91, of North Wilkesboro passed away Monday, May 11, 2020, at Mountain Valley SECU Hospice Home in Yadkinville. Ruth was born July 12, 1928, in Wilkes County to Watson and Annie Durham.

Mrs. Dameron was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers, Herbert, Grover and Vester Durham.

Surviving are her husband of 74 years, the Rev. Ivan Dameron; her daughters, Judy Roope and spouse, Larry, of Emerald Isle, Janice Adams and spouse, Steve, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., and Anita Dameron Meyerhoffer and spouse, Tracy, of Wilmington; her grandchildren, Angela Searcy and spouse, Richard, of Wilkesboro, Dana Obos and spouse, Tom, of Franklin, Tenn., Kristen Dixon and spouse, Neil, of Mount Pleasant, S.C., Chad Roope and spouse, Ruth, of Hudson, Ohio, and Allie Turner and Aryn Turner, both of Wilmington; and her great-grandchildren, Benjamin Searcy of Wilkesboro, Adelyn, Kelsea and Matthew Dixon, all of Mount Pleasant, S.C., and Isaiah and Jacob Roope of Hudson, Ohio.

Private services will be held, with Chaplain Greg Anderson officiating.

Flowers will be accepted. Memorials may be made to Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care, 688 North Bridge Street, Elkin, N.C. 28621.

Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at

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