Ruth Ellis Bradley

Ruth Ellis Bradley age 90 of Maryville, passed away Monday, March 14, 2011 at Fairpark Health Care Center. She was a member of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother & great-grandmother. She was preceded in death by her brothers, JR Ellis & Bob Ellis; sisters, Martha Stanley, Grace Gibson & Rose Sheridan. Survivors include her husband, Slayden “Dick” Bradley, Jr.; sons & daughters-in-law, Bob & Debbie Bradley, Richard & Sandra Bradley all of Maryville; daughters & son-in-law, Sarah & Steve Roberts of Maryville ; daughter, Elizabeth Renegar of Atlanta, GA, grandchildren, Scott Bradley, Gates Marshall, Heather Yencho, Lori Post, Jennifer Roberts & Holly Russell; 7 great-grandchildren; brothers, Dave Ellis, Sam Ellis, Ed Ellis, Tommy Ellis & Kenny Ellis; sisters, Katheryn Williams & Dortha Gilland. A special thank you to the staff at Fairpark Health Care Center and Morningview Village and to Dr. Mark Green. Family will receive friends from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM, Saturday, March 19, 2011 at Smith Trinity Chapel. Funeral service will follow at 2:00 PM, Saturday with Pastor Tony Brown officiating. Family & friends will assemble at 3:15 PM, Saturday at Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery for the interment. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 314 W. Broadway, Maryville, TN 37804, Peck’s Memorial Methodist Church, 2438 Wilkinson Pike, Maryville, TN 37803, Forest Hill Baptist Church, 1850 Forest Hill Road, Maryville, TN 37803 or Madison Avenue Baptist Church, 1918 Madison Ave., Maryville, TN 37803. Arrangements by Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com

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