Margaret Ruth Bacon, age 80, of Rose Hill Virginia, passed away Saturday(February 9, 2013) at the Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tennessee.
Ruth lived most of her life in Lee County, Virginia and was a member of Morley Memorial United Methodist Church. She was a Sunday School teacher and former president of Flatwoods Ruritan Club.
She was preceded in death by her parents, James Butler and Dora Mae Hounshell Greever and two infant sisters.
She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Morton C. Bacon; one brother, James Henry Greever; nephews Douglas and George Greever , and one great nephew, Chance Greever, all of California; three sisters-in-law and three brothers-in-law; several cousins, friends and very special friends,Mike and Becky Day.
Visitation will be Tuesday ( February 12, 2013) from 5-7 p.m. at the Arney-Mullins Funeral Home Chapel in Rose Hill, Virginia. The funeral will follow with the Rev. Norman Clark officiating.
Burial will be Wednesday (February 13, 2013) at 1100 a.m. in the Meador Cemetery in Harrogate, Tennessee. Those wishing to go to the cemetery are asked to meet at Arney-Mullins Funeral Home in Rose Hill, Virginia at 10:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Morley Memorial United Methodist Church.
For online condolences to the Bacon family, please visit www.arney-mullinsfuneralhomes.com
Arney-Mullins Funeral Home of Rose Hill is in charge of arrangements.