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136 Main St.
Paintsville, KY 41240
Phone: (606) 789-4212
Fax: (606) 789-1063
Ruth Meek

Ruth Olive Meek (Mills)

Tuesday, November 19, 1935 - Sunday, January 3, 2021
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Obituary

Ruth Olive Mills Meek, age 85, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Highlands ARH Regional Medical Center in Prestonsburg, KY. She was born on November 19, 1935 in Tomahawk, KY to Ersel and Marie Boyd Mills. She was preceded in death by her parents; her loving husband, Homer Meek; her daughter Tonya (Rick) McDavid of Grayson; her son Stephen (Michelle) Meek of Stambaugh; and her infant son Homer Douglas Meek. She is also preceded in death by three brothers: Ernest Mills, Dany Joe Mills, and Darrell Lynn Mills. Surviving are her children: Vickie Kathryn (Phillip) Daniels of River, KY; Gary Richard (Pam) Meek of River, KY; James (Jenny) Meek of Meally, KY; and Twana Gaye (Edmond) Hickman of Boons Camp, KY, as well as a sister Dimple (Isaac) Rowland, Meally, KY and a brother Charles Herbert Mills of Tomahawk, KY. Also surviving are her grandchildren, Shawna Marie Goble of Boons Camp, KY; Crystal (Landrum) Burchett of Stambaugh, KY; Heather (Jeremy) Spradlin of Boons Camp, KY; Marissa (Garrett) Spriggs of Boons Camp, KY; Veronica McDavid of Grayson, KY; Brennen (Beth) Meek of Paintsville, KY; Devin Osborne of Meally, KY; and MaKayla Osborne of Meally, KY. Ruth also leaves behind nine great grandchildren.
Ruth has been a faithful Christian and has been a very active member of both the Hammond FWB church and the Boons Camp FWB church for over 40 years.
Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at 11:00 am at the Boons Camp FWB church with Edmond Hickman and Isaac Rowland officiating. Friends may visit the church from 11:00 am – 9:00 pm on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, and from 10:00 am until time of service on Wednesday. Burial will follow in the Meek Cemetery at Boons Camp.
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, January 5, 2021 | 11:00am - 9:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, January 5, 2021 11:00am - 9:00pm
    Location
    Boons Camp Free Will Baptist Church
    Address
    Rt 40 East
    BOONS CAMP, KY
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  • Second Visitation

    Wednesday, January 6, 2021 | 9:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Wednesday, January 6, 2021 9:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    Boons Camp Free Will Baptist Church
    Address
    Rt 40 East
    BOONS CAMP, KY
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  • Service

    Wednesday, January 6, 2021 | 11:00am
    When
    Wednesday, January 6, 2021 11:00am
    Location
    Boons Camp Free Will Baptist Church
    Address
    Rt 40 East
    BOONS CAMP, KY
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    Officiant
    Ed Hickman
  • Interment

    Location
    Meek Family Cemetery
    Address
    BOONS CAMP, KY

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Gary Mollett

Posted at 11:11am
So sorry to hear of Ruth Olive's passing. We will always remember her bright and happy disposition. We all look forward to being reunited with her when Revelation 21:3-4 come true. "and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain, for the former things have passed away. Gary and Diane Mollett
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Susan Bonnell

Posted at 09:32am
I am so sorry for the loss of Ruth. Please know the family of Audrey Butcher is sending thoughts and prayers to the Meek family.
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