Ruth Herlong Wills (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral Services for Mrs. Ruth Herlong Wills, 99, of Fairwood Ave, North Augusta, SC, who entered into rest November 6, 2011, will be conducted Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock from the Posey Funeral Chapel. Rev. Jerry T. Matthews and Pastor W. Osborne Herlong, Jr., officiating. Interment in Travis Park Cemetery, Saluda, SC. Mrs. Wills was a native of Saluda County, SC having made North Augusta her home for the past 56 years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of North Augusta where she was a member of the Hope Sunday School Class, the Sheffield Club and the J.D. Hughey Mission Group. She was preceded in death by her husband, William D. Wills, a son, Wayne H. Wills and a daughter, Betty A. Brown. Survivors include one son, Larry Wills, North Augusta; a sister, Mincie Swygert, Johnston, SC, four grandchildren, Robert Turnbull, Pamela Rodgers, Kimberly Mills and Derrick Brown; five great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 5 until 7. Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church of North Augusta Building Fund, 625 Georgia Ave, North Augusta, SC 29841. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803-278-1181). Visit the registry online at www.poseyfuneraldirectors. com