SHELBY -- Ruth Foust Hill, 96, died Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Peak Resources in Shelby.
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Born in Guilford County on Aug. 16, 1916, she was the daughter of the late John Quincy and Laura McGee Foust. She was a member of First Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, C.J. Hill; a brother, Bernard Foust; and a son – in – law, Tom McCarver.
Mrs. Hill is survived by two daughters, Nancy Kennedy and husband Woody of Shelby, and Betsy McCarver, also of Shelby; a brother, Bill Foust of Anderson, S.C.; a sister, Margaret Moreland of Greensboro; three grandchildren, Lynn Hicks, Meg Earley and husband Scott, Ashley Rinehart and husband Chad; and seven great grandchildren, Haley Arrowood, Hunter Hicks, Britt Earley, Bryce Earley, Mary Emma Rinehart, Laura Rinehart, and Edson Rinehart.
Celebration of Life Service: 1 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory. The family will receive friends following the service.
Officiated By: The Rev. Tony Tench
Burial: A private burial will be held at Sunset Cemetery
Funeral Home: Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family
Memorials: May be made to First Baptist Church, 120 North Lafayette Street, Shelby , 28150.
Online Condolences: www.cecilmburtonfuneralhome.com
Published in Shelby Star on July 26, 2013