Ruth T. Evans, 96, of Ashland, Ore., passed away Thursday, January 3, 2013, at Ashland Community Hospital. A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 5, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. at the Ashland First Presbyterian Church, Siskiyou Boulevard at Walker Avenue, Ashland, Ore. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund or the Evans Nursing Scholarship Fund at the Ashland Community Hospital Foundation. Arrangements by Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral Home, Ashland, Ore.