Ruth Adkins Daugherty, 94, of Winfield, passed away April 6, 2014, at Huntsville Manor Nursing & rehabilitation Center in Huntsville.
Born in Scott County, April 17, 1919, she was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Mary Elizabeth Phillips Adkins; husband, Sterling Daugherty; daughter: Lula (Nick) Ball; and sisters: Eva Mae Wilson, Anna Lee Phillips, and Ethel Adkins Chitwood.
She was a member of Upper Jellico Creek Baptist Church.
She is survived by her children: Lida Agnes Daugherty, Carl Henry (Beverly) Daugherty, Alma June (Roger) Todd, Barbara Sue (Phillip) Davis, Audrey (David) Maclellan, and Roland Dean (Margie) Daugherty; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and many other relatives.
The family was to have received friends on Wednesday, April 9, in the chapel of West-Murley Funeral Home from 5 p.m. until time of funeral service at 7 p.m. Graveside service will be conducted at 1 p.m., Thursday, April 10, at Adkins Cemetery, Winfield.
Arrangements by West-Murley Funeral Home.