Ruth Naomi Showalter, 91, formerly of Williamsburg, died Wednesday at Valley View Home. She was born in Warren, Ohio, daughter of William and Nettie Cage. She married the late James M. Sr. Surviving are eight children: James M. Jr., Jeffrey, Steven, Barbara Ickes, Gaynell Stevens, Sandra Pearson, Connie Sprow and Sharon; and 20 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, William R. Sr.; and brothers: Thomas and James. Friends will be received from 1:30 until the 3 p.m. funeral service Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at Mines United Methodist Church, rural Williamsburg. Arrangements are by John C. Bolger Funeral Home Inc., Williamsburg.