2011-07-14 / Obituaries

Barbara R. Ruff

McDonough, Ga., 80

Mrs. Barbara Rose Ruff, 80, McDonough, Ga., died Tuesday, July 5, 2011.

She was born in Harrisonville to the late George David Miller and Eva Marie Criswell.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Brown Ruff, and by a brother, Jim Miller.

She retired from South Fulton Medical Center and enjoyed cooking, gardening, canning and was a good storyteller to her grandchildren.

Survivors include her daughters: Karen (Alan) Fausel of McDonough; Margot Bridges of Knoxville, Tenn.; grandchildren: Theresa East, Stephen Bridges, Emily, Amanda, Abbie and Ethan Fausel; great-granddaughters: Eva and Macy East; siblings: Helen Mellott, Max Miller, Carl Miller, Michael Miller, Kay Kauffman, Mary Swope, Joyce Mellott and Pam Saylor.

Memorial services were conducted Monday, July 11, 2011 at 2 p. m., from the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Rev. Almond Higgins and Rev. Brooks Everett officiated.

Contributions are asked to be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation in memory of Barbara.

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