Donald Ruth MOORESVILLE - Donald Lee Ruth, 64, of Mooresville, passed away on Thursday, June 12, 2014. He was born on May 26, 1950 in Richmond, VA, to the late George and Elizabeth Harris Ruth. Don was a member of the American Institute of Building Design, FAIBD College of Fellows, and the Institute of Classical Architecture and Classical America. He has a National Counsel of Building Designer certification. He was owner and operator of Don Ruth & Associates in Mooresville. Don was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Mooresville. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, George Herman Ruth, Jr. He is survived by his wife 29 years, Sharon C. Ruth; sister, Diana Ruth Dymacek and husband, Wayne; seven nieces and seven nephews; and numerous great-nieces and nephews; and his beloved dog, Meiko. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, June 15, at Trinity Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Hugh A. Cooper and Rev. Michael Brown officiating. Entombment will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, June 16, at Iredell Memorial Park in Statesville. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 6:00-8:00 PM at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Trinity Baptist Church, 221 Erwin Road, Mooresville, NC 28117. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, Mooresville, is serving the Ruth family. Condolences may be made to the family at www.cavin-cook.com.
Cavin-Cook Funeral Home
494 E. PLAZA DRIVE HWY 150
Mooresville, NC 28115-0977
Published in Charlotte Observer on June 14, 2014