Ruth Ogle

Age: 85
Address: Green Mountain
Date of Death: Thursday, June 19th, 2014
Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home

Ruth McIntosh Ogle, 85, of Green Mountain, went to be with the Lord Thursday, June 19, 2014 at the home of her daughter.  A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Howard and Fannie Wheeler McIntosh and the wife of Ratha Ogle who died in 1992.  She was also preceded in death by a son, Dennis Ogle, a great granddaughter, Allison Gabrielle Ogle; 3 sisters:  Minnie Pate, Myrtle McIntosh and Leatha Riddle; and 4 brothers;   Nealy, Wellington, Lincoln and Leslie McIntosh.  She was a Yancey County school bus driver for 33 years.  She was a member of Patterson Branch Free will Baptist Church.  Ruth was a great mother, grandmother, a friend to everyone and loved her Lord.
          Surviving are a daughter, Wanda Kay Smith and husband, Blake, of Burnsville; 3 sons:  Morris Ogle and wife, Sally, of Green Mountain, Ronnie Ogle and Tony Ogle both of Burnsville; 9 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.
          Funeral services will be held at 3 PM Sunday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home.  Revs. Ricky Bennett and Cecil Hensley will officiate.  Burial will be in the Rotha Ogle Family Cemetery on Peterson Branch.
          The family will receive friends from 1:30 until 3 PM Sunday prior to the service at the funeral home.
          The family wishes to express their appreciation to Hospice of Yancey County for the care given to their mother. 
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