Mrs. Delphy Virginia Thomas Rutherford age 97 of Jellico, TN passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019 to be with the Lord. She was of the Church of God faith. She is preceded in death by Husband, Bob Rutherford, Daughter, Eunice Ann Rutherford, Parents, Denny and Grace Smith Thomas, Brothers, Gene and E.J. Thomas, Sister, Hazel Ramirez, and Sons-in-law, Glenn McGuire and Ronald Byrd.
She is survived by Daughters, Jeanette McGuire of LaFollette, Grace Watson and Tom Burke, of Louisville, KY, Pernie Byrd of LaFollette; Son, Robert Rutherford and wife, Sandra, of Jellico; Five Grandchildren, Eight Great-grandchildren, and Three Great-great-grandchildren; Sister, Doris Stanford; Several other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services Thursday 7 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mike Smith officiating. Family and friends will meet Friday 11:30 A.M. at Walters Funeral Home and proceed to Campbell Memorial Gardens for graveside services and interment. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 P.M. Thursday before funeral services. Online condolences for Mrs. Rutherford may be made at www.waltersfuneralhome.net. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Delphy Virginia Thomas Rutherford.