Ruth V. Heatherly Smith, age 94, of LaFollette passed away Friday, November 2, 2018. Ruth attended church at Mountain View Baptist Church. She retired from Imperial Reading and loved cooking for her family at Holidays. Preceded in death by husband, George Smith; parents, William and Sudie Matlock Heatherly; sisters, Mossie Longmire her twin and Cleo Wilson.

She is survived by

Daughter: Judith Tinch & husband Steve

Grandson: Von Tinch & wife Tonya

Great-grandson: Wesley Tinch & Sierra Chapman

Great-grandson: Calan Tinch & wife Emily

3 Great-Great-Grandchildren: Ayden, Annabelle & Layla Tinch

Niece: Mary Helen Barmer

Services will be private

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home