Obituary of Ruth Ella Moore ~ 2009
Transcribed by Joseph Cook
Ruth Ella Moore, 64, of Marion passed away Sunday February 1, 2009 at Autumn Care. She was born August 4, 1944 in McDowell County to the late Edwin “Buster” Pinner Hawkins and Ruth Elizabeth Gibson Hawkins. Ms. Moore was a member of Glenwood Methodist Church.
Surviving are six sons, Robin Helms, wife Sharon, Dougan Helms, Tony Helms, wife Rhonda, Thomas Helms, David Helms, wife Glenda, and Darrell Helms; significant other Sandi House; a brother Ed Hawkins, wife Joyce, all of Marion; a sister Mary Ann Beaty of Charlotte; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday February 4, 2009 at Glenwood Methodist Church with the Rev. Bill Mitchell and Rev. Richelle J. Sampl officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will follow at Glenwood Cemetery. Kirksey Funeral Home, Marion will be assisting the family.
The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday February 4, 2008 Volume 15 # 5