Interment moved to Wed., Jan. 24, 2024

Ruby Bullman Rutherford, age 82, of Caryville passed away on Wednesday, January 17, 2024. She was a member of Faith Missionary Baptist Church in Caryville.

She was preceded in death by her parents Fred and Audrey Christopher Bullman; brothers, Homer and Ronnie Bullman; sister, Patsy Bullman Brock.

She is survived by

Husband: James F. Rutherford

Daughter: Donna (Stacy) Ivey

Sons: Don (Phil) Reece, Jr., Rev. Tom (Gina) Reece, Gary (Lindsay) McGhee

10 Grandchildren

18 Great-grandchildren

2 Great-great-grandchildren

Brothers: Robert & Kenneth Bullman

Sisters: Reva Allen, Ella Barnes, Lois Bullman

Several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

Family will receive friends 4-6 pm Sunday, January 21, 2024 at Cross Smith Funeral Home with funeral service at 6 pm Cross-Smith Chapel, Rev. Tom Reece officiating. Family and friends will meet 10am Wednesday, January 24th. Cross-Smith Funeral Home and proceed to Harness Cemetery for 11am Interment Services.

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

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