DUMAS — Anna Ruth Tanner, 98, of Dumas, Ark. passed away October 7, 2013. She was born July 30, 1915 and was a member of First Baptist Church and a homemaker. Survivors are son, Lavan Tanner, Dumas, Ark., and daughter, Barbara Nichols of McGehee, Ark.; threegrandsons, eight granddaughters, fifteen great grandchildren and eight great-great grandchildren. Visitation held Wednesday, October, 9, 2013, 5-7 p.m., Griffin Funeral Home, Dumas, Ark. Services held Thursday, October 10, 2013, 10 a.m., Griffin Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Leonard Ricketts officiating followed by interment in Walnut Lake Cemetery. Memorials made to First Baptist Church. Arrangements are by Griffin Funeral Home, Dumas, Ark.