Ruth C. (Jones) Thackerson, 90, of Brooksville, Florida passed away Nov. 30. She was born in Barberton, Oct. 26, 1932. After working at Ohio Bell Telephone Company in Akron for over 30 years, she moved with her husband George Jones to High Point Senior Community in Brooksville, Florida in 1990. She was married to George for 53 years before his death in 2003. She is survived by her husband Allen Thackerson, son Kenneth (Diana) Jones, son Ronald (Margaret) Jones, grandson Brett Jones and two granddaughters Jennifer (David) Brooks and Emily Jones as well as many nieces and nephews. She is also survived by stepson Benny (Denise) Thackerson, stepdaughter Tammy (Garland) Brock, three step granddaughters and six step great-grandchildren. She will be cremated with no services per Ruth’s request. The family would like to thank Forest Oaks Assisted Living of Spring Hill and HPH hospice for their devoted care. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to either the Dementia Society of America or the Alzheimer’s Association.