Ruth M. Parks of Miami died Monday, Nov. 26, 2007, at Higher Call Nursing Center in Quapaw, after a lengthy illness. She was 90.

Mrs. Parks was born Dec. 16, 1916, in Laurium, Mich., to Charles and Mae (Wolski) Eisele. She graduated from Flint, Mich. High School.

She moved to Grove in 1991, coming from Mesa, Ariz., where she moved in 1981.

She married George Raymond Parks on Oct. 10, 1936, in Flint. He preceded her in death on Aug. 15, 1991.

Survivors include one daughter and her husband, Cheri and Kent Sexton, of Miami; three sons, Gary Parks of Grand Blanc, Mich., Guy Parks and his wife Jean of Swartz Creek, Mich., and George Timothy Parks and wife Michelle of Lisle, Ill.; one sister, Betty Clark of Lansing, Mich., and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

At her request, no services are planned at this time.

Arrangements are under the direction of Adcock Funeral Home in Afton.