Mary Ruth Sineath

August 25, 1924May 3, 2019

Mary Ruth Davis Bane Sineath, 94, passed away at her home on May 3, 2019. Ruth was born August 25, 1924, in Nashville, TN to Mahlon F. and Ophelia Davis. She grew up in Nashville, but spent much of her adult life in Illinois before moving to Atlanta in 1964. She was preceded in death by Lloyd E. Bane, her husband of 52 years, and by Walton A. [Angus] Sineath with whom she shared the last years of his life. Ruth is survived by her daughter Emily and her husband Andy Moon of Atlanta, daughter Ann and her husband Rick Harris of Monroe, and son David and his wife Jayne Bane of Lawrenceville. She was devoted to her family which also included six grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Ruth was an active member of Mountain Park United Methodist Church for many years and was a founding member of the Evergreens, a Senior Club with Gwinnett County. She was a bookkeeper by profession, but her greatest love was family and friends. Visitations will be held May 6 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Eternal Hills Funeral Home, 3594 Stone Mountain Hwy., Snellville. A Service to celebrate her life will be held May 7 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Ellynda Lipsey officiating at the same location. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to Mountain Park United Methodist Church, 1405 Rockbridge Rd., Stone Mountain, GA 30087.


  • Visitation Monday, May 6, 2019
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, May 7, 2019


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Mary Ann Nicholson

May 6, 2019

Ann, the Nicholsons send hugs and prayers to you and the family!! Miss Ruth always had a smile when she came to visit the neighborhood, and was a friend to all of us!