Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

Obituaries

May 15, 2014

Ruth Myers

CROSSVILLE — Sept. 12, 1929—May 11, 2014

Ruth Jane Myers, 84, of Crossville, passed away May 11, 2014, at Signature Health Care Center of Putnam County in Cookeville. Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home May 13, with Pastor Greg Keller officiating. Interment was in Crossville City Cemetery.

She was born Sept. 12, 1929, in Murray, UT, the daughter of Charles Hicks Jr. and Elizabeth Jane (Wood) Hicks.

She worked as a United States Postal Clerk and was of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by her daughter, Jolynn Atkins; granddaughters, Julie Crabtree, Jeanne Atkins and Jennifer Lykke; and great-grandchildren, Ashley Cring, Mckenze Childress, Paul Arthur, Sandy Arthur, Connie Arthur and Corey Arthur.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Hicks Jr. and Elizabeth Jane (Wood) Hicks; husband, Joe Myers; son, Wayne Myers; and several brothers and sisters.

Pallbearers were Andrew Cring, Zach Barnwell, Chris March, Robert Cring and Paul Arthur.

Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.

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