Age: 90 Address: Bad Creek Community Date of Death: Monday, May 26, 2014 Arrangements: Henline-Hughes Funeral Home
Details: Ruth Lillian Garland of the Bad Creek Community, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, May 26th in the Johnson City Medical Center, Johnson City, Tennessee.
She was the daughter of the late Lit and Lockie Stevens Tipton and the wife of the late Nath Garland. She was also preceded in death by her brothers: Dock Stephens and Joe Stevens. Ruth loved her church, Mountain View Baptist Church and she loved her flowers and gardening.
Survivors include her sister, Edna Stevens Garland of Bakersville; several nieces and nephews including a special great-great niece, Lillian Lou Byrd.
Funeral Services will be 2:00 pm Friday, May 30, 2014 in the chapel of Henline-Hughes Funeral Home with Ronnie Gouge and Joe Miller officiating. Burial will follow in the Garland Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm Thursday, May 29, 2014 at the funeral home.
Henline-Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Garland Family.