Originally created 07/04/99

Mrs. Ruth Towner



Mrs. Ruth Marian Towner, of 1606 Woodhill Trail, died Friday, July 2, 1999, at Windermere Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hillcrest Memorial Park with the Rev. Marion Jay officiating.

Mrs. Towner, a native of Augusta, was a homemaker and a Baptist.

The family said, "She was a wonderful mother, grandmother and sister with a great sense of humor and was always known for her generous heart."

Survivors include a daughter, Pamela Bennett, Augusta; a sister, Elsie Freeman, Augusta; and 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Starling-Hatcher Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle July 4, 1999