Ms. Ruthie Ann Middleton Purvis, age 48, of Olive Hill, passed away Saturday evening, February 3, 2018, at the residence of her aunt.
She was born December 17, 1969, in Carter County, a daughter of the late Thomas and Alice Lou Koher Middleton.
Ruthie was a homemaker and she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Janie Middleton.
Ruthie is survived by her husband of 15 years, Nathaniel Purvis; two brothers, James Middleton and Mike Middleton, both of Olive Hill; five sisters, Shirley Perry of Grayson, Linda Bland, Agnes Bush, Carol Elliott, and Trina Hayes, all of Olive Hill; and her best friend, Rita Pecina of Mt. Sterling. She also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss her.
A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, February 9, 2018, at the Binion Cemetery in Elliott County, with Reverend Frank Brawner officiating.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com.
Published on February 8, 2018