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Kilgore Green Funeral Home

1200 Birmingham Ave, Jasper, AL

OBITUARY

Ruth Matile Colburn

November 25, 1928January 12, 2020

Ruth Matile Colburn, 91, of Nauvoo, passed away Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, at Walker Rehab of Carbon Hill. Family will be receiving friends on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, from 1:30 until 2:30 p.m., at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home. Service will follow at 2:30, in the Kilgore-Green Chapel, burial at Walker Memory Gardens. Chris Godfrey will officiate. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Harvey Colburn; children, Paulette Colburn and Kathy McCormack; grandchildren, Josh Lindley and Paul Wesley Colburn; parents, Harvey C. and Mary Griffith; siblings, Elza Griffith, H.C. Griffith, Kathaline Henslee, Thelma Williams and Bill Griffith; in-laws, Harvey and Laura Colburn. She is survived by her children, Rosemary Ritter (Marvin), Tyrone Colburn (Karen), Melissa Mays (Danny); grandchildren, Cindy Ritter, Dusty Lindley, Nathan Mays, Isaac Mays, Laura Clay, Daryl Guthrie, Phillip Guthrie; 8 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren; sister, Ella Mae Montgomery; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. Special thanks to Tina Tidwell and Joy Weems for their special love and care during her time of need. Pallbearers will be Daryl Guthrie, Phillip Guthrie, Dusty Lindley, Nathan Mays, Isaac Mays, and Nicholas Stewart.

Services

  • Visititon Wednesday, January 15, 2020
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, January 15, 2020
  • Burial Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Memories

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Marsha Evans

January 16, 2020

The Myers family sends their thoughts and prayers to Ruth's loved ones. Mom and dad enjoyed having them as their neighbors for decades. God bless you all and know that we will all be reunited one day. Always.

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