FALKNER – Daniel Earl ""Danny"" Rutherford, 60, passed away Sunday, March 23, 2014, at Huntsville Hospital in Huntsville, Ala. He was born March 23, 1954, to William Earl Rutherford and Katherine Page Rutherford. He was a retired auto mechanic and a Baptist. He loved to fish and travel.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 27, at Ripley Funeral Home with Bro. Doc Shelton and Bro. Scott Hudson officiating. Burial will be in Golden Hill Cemetery.
He is survived by one daughter, Danna Louise Rutherford of Ripley; two sons, Casey Daniel Rutherford of Ripley and Christopher Rutherford (Jennifer) of Southaven; two sisters, Linda Barnes (Dale) of Ripley and Kathy ""Ann"" Beckworth (Randy) of Cornersville; one brother, Lemon Pete Rutherford (Susan) of Falkner; and five grandchildren, Victoria Grace Rutherford, Daniel Chace Rutherford, Gretta Noelle Parmely and Emma Lee Hurt, all of Ripley, and Haley Maddison Rutherford of Southaven.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, William Eugene Rutherford.
Pallbearers will be Wayne Hall, Tyler Hall, Jackie Rutherford, Stacy Bates, Brandon Butler, Eddie Luna and Butch Holmes. Honorary pallbearers will be nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 5 until 9 p.m. today at Ripley Funeral Home.
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