Ruth Marie Brantley

April 15, 1929November 7, 2019

Ruth Marie Brantley, 90, of Rocky Mount, passed away Thursday. Graveside services will be conducted 2:30 p.m. Saturday, November 9, 2019, in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Elm City, NC, with Rev. Cliff Harwood officiating.

Surviving are her son, Johnny Allen Brantley and wife, Eva, of Rocky Mount; three grandchildren, Tyler Brantley of Raleigh, Ashley Brantley of Rocky Mount, and Jennifer Brantley of Wilson; two great-grandchildren, Brent and Bentley; one brother, Norris Hunt of Hampton, VA.

She was preceded in death by her son, Jay Brantley; her parents, Sonny and Della Hunt; two brothers, Buddy Hunt and Thomas Hunt.

Funeral services are under the direction of Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, Wilson, NC. Online condolences may be sent to


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