Ruth Qualls, 92, of Elkmont, died Saturday, May 27, 2017, at Limestone Health Facility in Athens.
Born March 6, 1925, in Elkmont, she was the daughter of Eugene Clem and Laura Ella Clem. She was born in Elkmont and lived in Michigan for many years, then came back home to Elkmont.
She was a member of Ardmore Main Street Church of Christ. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, reading her Bible, and always enjoyed having friends and family over.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Kenneth Qualls; brothers, Lawrence Clem and John Henry Clem; twin sister, Trudell Cryar; sisters, Mamie Eaves, Lois Brock, and Buna Scoggins.
She is survived by son, Joe(Stacey) Qualls, Elkmont; daughters, Wanda (Jim) Kerschbaum, Collierville, TN, and Brenda (Derry) Bickers, Hartford, MI; five grandchildren, Amanda Qualls, Rhonda Brumley, Michael Brumley, David Kerschbaum, Christine White; four great grandchildren, Raeanna Brumley, Samantha Brumley, Riley Kerschbaum, Finn Kerschbaum; two great great grandchildren, James Blankenship, and Aliyah Blankenship.
Visitation was Tuesday, May 30 at Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home, from 5-8 p.m. Funeral service will be Wednesday, May 31 at Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home, at 11 a.m. with Rex Kilpatrick officiating. Burial will be in Sylone Cemetery in Elkmont.
Published on May 30, 2017