Ruth Lane

FOREST CITY-Ruth Goode Lane, 90, of Piney Ridge Road, Forest City, died on Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, at SECU Hospice House of Rutherford County.
A native of Rutherford County, she was born on Jan. 13, 1922, a daughter of the late Clarence E. Goode and Nora Hollifield Goode. She retired as a nurse from Winter Park Towers Retirement Home. She was a member of Race Path Baptist Church and a volunteer at the Rutherford County Senior Center and Seminole County Sheriffs Department.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, William Lane; two brothers, Jack Goode and John Goode; one sister, Myrtle Phillips; and one grandson, David Lail.
She is survived by her son, Kenneth Lane of Forest City; three daughters, Jan Bennick of Ellenboro, Pat Lail of Mooresboro, and Judy York and husband Donald of Mooresboro; six grandchildren, Jamie Brown, Stacy Alexander, Timothy Lail, Angie Vinesett, Wetonna Dillon, and Kenny Lane; nine great grandchildren; and five great-great grandchildren.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral Home
Funeral Service: 3 p.m. Sunday at Race Path Baptist Church
Officiated By: The Rev. Randall Cooper and The Rev. John Godfrey
Burial: Race Baptist Church Cemetery, following the service
Funeral Home: McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral Home is serving the Lane family
Memorials: May be made to Hospice of Rutherford County, P.O. Box 336, Forest City, N.C., 28043
An online guest register and tribute video is available at

Funeral Home

McKinney-Landreth & Carroll Funeral and Cremation Service
4076 HWY 221A Cliffside, NC 28024-0337
(828) 657-6322

Published in Shelby Star on Oct. 13, 2012