Ruth “Wilma” Greene was born April 1,1937 to the late Margaret Moore Hamilton and Lon Hamilton of Rutherfordton, NC. She departed this life on June 8, 2019.
Ruth joined Wheat Creek Baptist Church at an early age. She attended New Hope High School and graduated from Carver High School. She also attended Isothermal Community College, where she earned her Nursing Degree. She loved gardening, canning, crocheting and helping others in need.
Ruth worked at Rutherford Hospital in the laundry room for many years. She worked for Broyhill Furniture Company until she retired. She also worked odd jobs until her health declined.
She was preceded in death by two sisters; Katie Sue Hamilton and Lesley Mae Dabney.
Ruth leaves to cherish her fond memories: three daughters, Pamela Joan Hull of the home, Sandra Irene Mosley of Rutherfordton, NC and Rona Susetta Ledbetter (Lonnie) of Forest City, NC, seven grandchildren; Bobby Ray Mosley (BJ), Quinton Javon Mosley, Kellen Jackson, Jabari Mosley, Quinnet McDowell, Eric Robert Gray and Dayshuana Lathan, all raised in the home, great grandchildren, one sister; Lois Hill of Rutherfordton, NC and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral service will be Monday, June 17, 2019 2:00 PM, at Ulysses D. Miller Funeral Chapel. 485 Poors Ford Rd. Rutherfordton, NC 28139.Interment: Wheat Creek Baptist Church, Pea Ridge Rd. Polk County, NC.
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