Ruth Lee Tate (c.1933-2010)
Jun 15, 2010 - 03:18:38 pm CDT. Burlington, North Carolina - Ruth Lee Tate Huffines, age 77, of Huffines Road went home to be with the Lord on Friday, June 11, 2010 at ARMC surrounded by her family. She was a native of Caswell County and the wife of the late John William Huffines. Ruth was a homemaker and member of Bethel Christian Church. She was a member of the Women's Fellowship Circle where she served in the past as President and Treasurer. Ruth had a heart for children serving as a teacher in the Nursery Sunday school class for many years. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
Survivors include her sons, Gerry Huffines and his wife, Sherri and Ken Huffines and his wife, Beverly all of Burlington; grandchildren, Abbey and Rebecca Huffines; step grandchild, Joshua McMahan and step great grandchildren, Thomas and Benjamin McMahan; sister, Agnes Keatts of Burlington. She was preceded in death by her husband, daughter, Teresa Kay Huffines; parents, Fletcher and Ethel Tate.
The funeral service will be held on Sunday, June 13, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Bethel Christian Church by Rev. Barry L. Lane and the burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. on Saturday at Lowe Funeral Home and Crematory and other times at the home. Memorials may be made to Bethel Christian Church Playground Fund, 595 Baynes Road, Burlington, NC 27217.