Funeral service for Ruth Hyatt Truett, 90, of Athens, will be 2:00 pm, Monday, May 12, 2104, at Gray Brown-Service. Burial will follow at Forestlawn Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Mrs. Truett died on May 9, 2014 after a long residence at the Athens Rehab and Senior Care Center, Athens, AL.
Survivors include a son, Harold Hicks of Athens, his wife Patsy, step daughter, Bobbie Sue Studdard; two grandsons, Jay Hicks of Tampa, FL and Keith Hicks of North Las Vegas, NV; three step-grandchildren; two great-grandsons; sister, Lois Cannon of Anniston; and a niece, Jeanne Sewell of Lincoln, AL.
Mrs. Truett was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Truett of Ranburne.
Mrs. Truett was born in Joppa, AL on Dec. 11, 1923. She was a member of Sunny Eve Baptist Church in Calhoun County.