THIBODEAU, Ruth Evelyn - 84, Digby, passed away June 12, 2004, in Digby General Hospital. Born in Hillgrove, she was a daughter of the late Frederick and Sarah (VanBuskirk) Haight. Ruth was a member of the Ashmore United Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Hugh; daughter, Loretta (Chuck) Shannon, Bridgewater; son, Vaughn (Sheila) Porter, Digby; grandchildren, Carrie (Jay) Ellis, Dean (Tasha) Porter, Charlene Shannon, and Carletta (James) Moody; five great-grandchildren; brothers, Glendon, Bear River; Ivan, Hillgrove; Stuart, Bridgetown; Bernard, Hillgrove; sisters, Nellie Fisher, Bridgetown; Stella Hall, Digby; Phyllis Haight, Hillgrove; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her first husband, Guy Porter; brothers, Harry, John, Thomas, Eugene, infants Floyd and Joseph; sister, Daisy Silver. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Jayne's Funeral Home, 7 Birch St., Digby, where funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 15, Rev. Fred Bigelow officiating. Interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Digby. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Ashmore United Baptist Church or Lung Association of Nova Scotia.