Originally created 01/26/01

Mrs. Ruth Walton



NORTH AUGUSTA - Mrs. Ruth Taylor Walton, 79, of West Martintown Road, died Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2001, at Mattie C. Hall Health Care Center, Aiken.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home with the Rev. Jerry T. Matthews officiating. Burial will be in Pineview Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Walton, a native of Aiken, was a homemaker and a former employee of Lily Tulip Co. She was a member of Sheffield Club and First Baptist Church of North Augusta.

Survivors include a son, Robert E. Walton, Ellicott City, Md.; a daughter, Susan J. Walton, North Augusta; two brothers, John W. Taylor, North Augusta, and Joseph Taylor, Aiken; six sisters, Kathleen Cynova, Marjorie Thomas, Dorothy Brown, Laura Hicks and Mary McLean, all of Aiken, and Mildred Banes, North Augusta; and four grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.