Ruth B. Green age 84 of Galax passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at the home of her sister, Mary Vaughan.
Mrs. Green was born on Dec. 9, 1929 in Grayson County to Garnett Horace and Clyde Elizabeth Warrick Leath. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son Robert (Bobby) Keyes; husbands Clarence Burnette and Lloyd Green; sisters Agnes Virginia Leath; Zollie Rose Nelson and a brother, Edgar Paul Leath.
She is survived by a daughter, Hazel Ruth Keyes of Galax; step-children Michael Green, Kathy Gibson and Sharon Mullins; sister and brother-in-law Mary L. and Joe J. Vaughan of Fries; nieces Rhonda Ellen James (Daryl); Rheda Lynn Wilson (Jeff); nephews Randall Paul Vaughan (Polly); Richard Alan Vaughan (Amy); eight great-nieces; three great-nephews; one great-great-niece and one great-great-nephew. The funeral service was held Friday, April 25, at 11 a.m. in Vaughan-Guynn Chapel with the Rev. Bill Linkous and the Rev. Jeff Wilson officiating. Burial followed in the Felts Memorial Cemetery. The nephews and great-nephews served as pallbearers. The family received friends Thursday from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. at Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home.
Arrangements by Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home of Galax.