McMahan, Mamie Ruth –age 85, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 30, 2012. She was a wonderful mother of eight and was a member of Central Church of God. Preceded in death by the true love of her life, husband of 53 years, Burl McMahan, Sr.; daughters, Dolly Faye Parton, Judith Ann Greer; son, Jackie "Bo" McMahan. She is survived by her children and their spouses, Burl McMahan, Jr. and Debby, Kenneth McMahan, Dennis McMahan, Frances and Jerry McMillan, Sue Carr; special grandson, Keegan McMahan; 16 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; sisters, Sue, Kat, Beulah and Jessiemae; and brother, Ralph Clowers. Ruth not only loved everyone she met, she truly was a love to her children and all her family. She will be so missed but Heaven is larger because of her. She had a mother's heart. Private services will be held at a later date. Condolences may be offered at www.berryfuneralhome.com.