Ruth Gragg

Feb 28, 2013

1915 — 2013

CANTON — Ruth Bramlette Gragg, 97, a loving aunt, who was a mother to us all, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, at Silver Bluff Nursing Home.

A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Vol B. and Docia Cole Bramlett.  She was also preceded in death by her husband, Fain E. Gragg, who died in 1946; four brothers, Jesse, Arthur, James, and Ralph Bramlett and three sisters, Mildred Panter, Evelyn Sutton, and Hilda Ruth Queen Hill.  She retired from Champion International, with 47 years of service, and was a lifelong member of Canton Wesleyan Church.

She is survived by several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 4, at the Canton Chapel of Wells Funeral Home with the Rev. Terry Penland officiating.  Burial will follow at Bon-A-Venture Cemetery, Old Clyde Road.  The family will receive friends from 2 to 4  p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

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