AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Judson Jet Ruffin, 83, entered into rest on Monday, August 12, 2013 at the V.A. Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Friday, August 23, 2013 at Spirit Creek Baptist Church at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Jasper Nero officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The remains will lie in state at the church from 1 p.m. until the hour of service. Mr. Ruffin was the son of the late Arthur and Annie Ruffin. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Charlene Ruffin and sons, Ted and Andre' Ruffin. He is survived by 3 sons, Demetrius (Leona) Ruffin, Augusta, GA, Judson Mature Ruffin, Macon, GA, and Morris Ruffin Augusta, GA; 5 daughters, Chiquita Ruffin Kane, Augusta, GA, Janice (Timothy) Allen, Blythe, GA, Leechonna (Leon) Sabb, Augusta, GA, Clara (Bond) Luddeke, Atlanta, GA, Barbara Bolden, Augusta, GA, and a host of other relatives and friends.
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Aug. 22, 2013