Cecil Ruffin, went on to be with the Lord, Monday, June 23, 2014 at his home. Beloved Husband of Cassandra Hearns Ruffin; Father of James Alexander (Rhonda) and Maurice Ruffin (Tanzanika) . Grandfather of Ciara Alexander Ilenrey and Vadal Alexander. Brother of Alfred, Michael, Terry, Troy, Leonard, Dennis, Castedell, and Louis Ruffin, Priscilla Ard, and Gail Smith. Brother in law of Aaron Hearns. Cecil was preceded in death by his parents Tom and Luella Sheffield Ruffin, and a sister Loretta Smith. He is also survived by 2 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. Relatives and friends of the family also Pastors, Officers and Members of Galatia Baptist Church, Greater St. Stephens FGBC, and St. Jude Shrine, as well as owners and employees of Lamarque Ford are invited to attend funeral services at 11:00 am on Monday, June 30, 2014 at Rhodes Chapel 3933 Washington Ave. New Orleans, LA. Visitation: 9:00am Interment: Biloxi National Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to D.W. Rhodes New Orleans, LA. Please visit www.rhodesfuneral.com to sign the online guest book.
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Rhodes Funeral Home
3933 Washington Ave
New Orleans, LA 70125
Published in TheNewOrleansAdvocate.com from June 27 to June 30, 2014