Ruth E. Waldroup Tinnel, 77, of Kingston, passed away Friday, April 12, 2013, in University of Tennessee Medical Center.
She was active in the FCE, attended church regularly, loved crafting for her family and friends and loved spending time with her family and friends and watching old movies. She was preceded in death by husband, Arnie Tinnel; and brother, Billy Waldroup.
Survivors include daughters, Cheryl Edmonds, Monroe, Mich., and Peggy Jagd, Elbert, Colo.; grandchildren, Bridget McCracken, Beau and Brandee Jagd; great-grandchildren, Jason, Bradlee and Nandon McCracken; very special friend, Johnny Maddox; sister, Mary Townsend; brothers, Jerry, Park, Wayne, James Michael and Cecil Waldroup; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 18, in Kyker Funeral Home chapel, Kingston, with the Rev. Jimmy Maddox and the Rev. Paul Lloyd officiating. Burial will be at 1 p.m. Friday, April 19, at Pleasant Hill Methodist Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday in Kyker Funeral Home, Kingston. www.kykerfuneralhomes.com