Ruth Brady Tatum


Feb 11 2016 11:00AMGreenhills Memory Gardens Mausoleum Service
Mrs. Ruth Brady Tatum, age 92, of Cedar Bluff, Virginia passed away Monday, February 8, 2016 at Commonwealth Assisted Living of Cedar Bluff, Virginia. Born April 12, 1923 she was the daughter of the late A.J. and Lettie Mae Dunford. Ruth was a graduate of Richlands High School.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Harold Tatum; one son Michael Wayne Tatum and one brother Victor Dunford.
Survivors include one daughter Ann Keene and husband Tommy of Tazewell, Virginia; one son Lanny Tatum of Tazewell, Virginia; three grandchildren, Leigh-Ann Heuer and husband Kevin of Ashville, North Carolina, Drennon Laney and wife Heather of Tazewell, Virginia, Shane Bennett of Tazewell, Virginia; step great grandson Tyler Wright of Tazewell, Virginia.
A graveside service will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 11, 2016 at Greenhills Memory Garden Mausoleum, Claypool Hill, Virginia with Rev Matthew Vance officiating.
A special thank you to Commonwealth Assisted Living at Claypool Hill where Mrs. Tatum had made her home the last two years. Also a special thanks to the caregivers at Commonwealth for their dedication to care, kindness and compassion.
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Singleton Funeral Service is serving the Tatum Family.