Catherine Ruth Dillon, 80, of Galax, died Monday, April 15, 2013, in the Golden Living-Blue Ridge Nursing and Rehab Center.
She was born in Carroll County on June 26, 1932, to Henry and Sylvia Jones Lawson.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Dillon.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Wayne Hall of Galax; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, Tommy and Kevin Lawson of Delaware; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral was held Thursday at 11 a.m. in the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Myron Dalton officiating. Burial followed in the McKenzie Cemetery.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.
Published in Galax Gazette from Apr. 19 to Apr. 21, 2013