Graveside for Ruth C. Elmore, 95, of Decatur, will be noon Thursday at Roselawn Cemetery in Athens, Alabama, with Alan Watkins officiating and Ridout's Brown-Service directing. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Elmore died Sunday, September 17, 2017, at her residence. She was born July 28, 1922, in Elkmont, Alabama, to Ellis Clem and Ovie Thomas Johnson.
She was a member of Grant Street Church of Christ and was preceded in death by sons Gary Elmore, Gerald Elmore and Larry Elmore, and her husband of 49 years, Leslie Ernest Elmore.
She is survived by son Gregory L. Elmore; daughter Donna R. Bagar and husband Walter; son Bradley W. Elmore and wife Linda; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Published on September 19, 2017