Ruth Edwards Thompson, age 85, of Bell Buckle died Monday, May 8, 2012 at MTMC. Mrs, Thompson was a native of Fosterville, and the daughter of the late Wade and Sarah Nance Edwards. She was also preceded in death by her husband Norman Ernest Thompson, who died in 1983.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday with visitation two hours before the service at Woodfin Memorial Chapel. Jeff Adcock will officiate. Burial will be in Woodfin Cemetery in Fosterville.
Mrs. Thompson is survived by her husband Mervin Edwards and his wife Nancy of Fosterville; three nieces, Beth Throneberry and her husband Tommy of Murfreesboro, Mary Jane Bass of Murfreesboro, and Rose Throneberry and her husband Shane of Tullahoma; one nephew, Wade Edwards, and his wife Cindy of Murfreesboro.
Mrs. Thompson was a member of Bell Buckle Church of Christ. She was a retired nurse and bookkeeper. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Condolences may be made at www.woodfinchapel.com. 615-893-5151.