Ruth McGillicuddy

  • "Your generation was unquestionably extraordinary. You..."
    - Denise Prater
  • "Dear Denise and Conn, Please accept my deepest and..."
    - Rechima Massey
  • "I so enjoyed getting to know Ruth when I was stationed here..."
    - SFC Robin Rendon US Army Retired
  • "Denise, I have absolutely no doubt that your mother is..."
    - Kimberly Rhodes
  • "As a teenager, Ruth was one of my heroes. She was a joy..."
    - Josephine Smith

Mrs. Ruth McGillicuddy, 92, passed away on Saturday, March 1, 2014. Mrs. McGillicuddy was officially designated as one of Alabama's last surviving World War II NAVY WAVES. The family will receive friends on Monday, March 17, from 9:30 until 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church with the Requiem Mass commencing at 10 a.m. Military honors and graveside services will follow at the Alabama National Cemetery at 1:15 p.m. To read the full obituary, please visit
Published in The Anniston Star on Mar. 16, 2014
Arrangements under the direction of:
Ridout's Valley Chapel
1800 Oxmoor Road | Homewood, AL 35209 | (205) 879-3401
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