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Ruth Ann Tidwell

February 4, 1927May 12, 2021

Ruth Ann Tidwell, of Cartersville, GA passed away on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at Townsend Park Nursing home. She was born in Cartersville, GA on February 4, 1927 to the late Comer Arnold and Willie Ross Arnold.

Ruth is preceded in death by her husband, Delma Tidwell. She is survived by her son, Larry (Judy) Tidwell; daughter, Linda (C. H.) Lee; granddaughter, Anissa Lee, Kelly Wright; grandsons, Jason Tidwell, Jeff Tidwell; great-grandchildren, Shandon Wright, Parker Tidwell, Megan Tidwell, Brody Tidwell; sister, Edna Wynn; sisters-in-law, Madelyn Arnold and Nell Tidwell. Ruth loved her family dearly and was a lifelong member of Oak Grove Baptist Church where she served as a devoted Sunday school teacher for many years. Her family will always remember her for her great meals cooked with love. She always made the Holidays and special days of our lives even more special.

A Graveside Service will be conducted at 11:00 am on Friday, May 14, 2021 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cartersville, GA with Rev. David Baker officiating. Please visit to leave on-line condolences for the family. Owen Funeral Home 12 Collins Dr., Cartersville, GA is honored to serve the Tidwell family.


  • Graveside Service

    Friday, May 14, 2021


Ruth Ann Tidwell

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Kesley Dalrymple

May 14, 2021

To the Tidwell family,

I want to give my condolences to the Tidwell family. Although I did not have the pleasure of meeting Mrs. Tidwell, I know she will be missed by many. I am a friend of Jason's and I just want Jason and the family to know that I am praying for peace and comfort for the entire family.

God bless,
Kesley Dalrymple

Betty Bell Dean

May 13, 2021

Larry & Family...I’m so sorry to hear your mom has passed. She was always such a beautiful and sweet lady. You will be in my prayers for peace and understanding πŸ™πŸΌπŸ™πŸΌ