Ruth B. Green age 84 of Galax, Virginia passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at the home of her sister, Mary Vaughan.
Mrs. Green was born on December 9, 1929 in Grayson County, Virginia 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, Virginia; step-children Michael Green, Kathy Gibson and Sharon Mullins; sister and brother-in-law Mary L. and Joe J. Vaughan of Fries, Virginia; 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 will be held Friday, April 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM in the Vaughan-Guynn Chapel with the Rev. Bill Linkous and the Rev. Jeff Wilson officiating. Burial will follow in the Felts Memorial Cemetery. The nephews and great-nephews will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends Thursday from 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM at the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home.