Carrie Ruth (Howard) Brisker, age 93, of Oak Hill, Ohio went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 30, at Ayden Healthcare of Jackson. She was born February 29, 1928, in Oak Hill, Ohio to the late Walter and Bessie (Oliver) Howard.
Carrie is survived by her children: Robert (Lynn) Brisker, David (Jackie) Brisker, Paul (Libby) Brisker, and Anita (Jeff) Allen; grandchildren: Michael and Rhonda, Chris, Nathan and Katie, Danita and Chris, Heath and Lisa, Marcus and Tiffany, Derrick and Catherine, Matt and Ronna, Ben and Lori, Seth and Kelsey, Jeffrey and Alison, and Jon and Anna; 28 great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces, nephews, and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Brisker, who passed in 2004; five sisters; and seven brothers.
Carrie was a devoted member of Trinity Wesleyan Church of Oak Hill. She loved fixing big meals and baking for her family, especially pies. She loved reading her Bible, and prayer was of upmost importance to her.
The family would like to extend special thanks to Rhonda Brisker at Ayden Healthcare for the excellent care she provided.
Calling hours were scheduled for Monday, July 5, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Oak Hill. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at C.M. Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.lewisgillum.com