Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2007

Ruth Cuff Kemp

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Ruth Cuff Kemp, 84, of Brookeville died Aug. 18, 2007, at Potomac Valley Nursing Home in Rockville following a long illness.

She was the wife of Worthington ‘‘Tom” Kemp, her husband of 60 years.

She was born in Maryland on April 12, 1922, and was a daughter of the late John and Alice McGregor Cuff.

Mrs. Kemp worked as a bookkeeper⁄secretary for the family electrical business and was a Women’s Board volunteer at Montgomery General Hospital in Olney.

Surviving besides her husband is a son, John Kemp and wife Kathleen of Woodbine, and one granddaughter.

One daughter, Alice, preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be held today at Molesworth-Williams Funeral Home in Damascus, with burial in Woodside Cemetery in Brinklow.