1911–2002 (Age 90)
St. John, Oneida, Idaho, United States
When Ruth Mae Thomas was born on 8 July 1911, in St. John, Oneida, Idaho, United States, her father, David Price Thomas, was 23 and her mother, Mary Pierce, was 21. She married John Phenoi Deschamps on 21 May 1937, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. She lived in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States for about 10 years and Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 2002. She died on 7 June 2002, in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Malad City Cemetery, Malad City, Oneida, Idaho, United States.
I was reading Grandma Ruth's autobiography when I came across a picture of dancers in togas, like those I had studied in my dance history class. I then learned that SHE was a modern dancer. I am a mo …