Mary Ruth Morrison, 71 of Roanoke, VA, formerly of Tazewell, VA died Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.
Born January 19, 1946 in Thompson Valley, VA she was a daughter of the late Thomas Melvin Williams, Sr. and Mary Ruth Bennett Williams. She was a retired secretary with Tazewell Elementary School.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters and three brothers.
She is survived by two daughters, Deborah Breedlove and husband, John and Jennifer Oakes and husband, Mike all of Roanoke, VA; one brother, Larry Williams of Tazewell, VA; special son, Corey Morrison and niece, Teresa Stiltner; special sister, JoAnn Salyer; grandchildren, Caleb, Anastasia, Jacob, Caitlin, Trinity, and Zach.
The family will receive friends from 3-5 PM Saturday, October 28, 2017 at the Tazewell County Career and Technical Center where a Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be conducted at 4 PM with family and friends sharing memories.
If Ruth touched your life in any way, the family would love for you to attend this celebration and share your stories.
Peery & St.Clair Funeral Home of Tazewell, VA is serving the family.
Online condolences may be sent to www.peerystclairfuneralhome.com.
Published on October 26, 2017