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Ruth Warriner Loy, Russell County, KY (1917-2015)

She was a lifetime member of Fairview Separate Baptist Church. She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded Russell County, KY, family. She was a native of Jamestown, KY, and a resident of the city at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Vertie (Lawless) and Hershel Warriner and the widow of Vivan Loy. She leaves 44 direct living descendants spanning four generations.
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Ruth Warriner Loy, 97, of Jamestown, KY passed away on Wed. Sept. 16,2015, at the Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Jamestown, KY.

Funeral Services for Ruth W. Loy will be Friday September 18, 2015, 1pmCT, at the Fairview Separate Baptist Church, KY 55, Jamestown, KY. with Bro. Doug Baldwin and Bro. Jamie Bryant officiating. Friends may visit on Thursday, September 17, 2015, after 5pmCT, at the Fairview Separate Baptist Church. Burial will be in the Dixon Cemetery

Ruth Warriner Loy, Russell County, KY (1917-2015)

Ruth was born in Jamestown, KY on October 8, 1917, a daughter of the late Vertie(Lawless) and Hershel Warriner. She died Wednesday, September 16, 2015, in Jamestown, Russell County, KY, at the age of 97 years, 11 months, and eight days.

She was a homemaker and lifetime member of the Fairview Separate Baptist Church.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two daughters: Helen (Bobby) Grant, of Dunnville, KY; and Jeanette (Jimmie) Bolin, of Jamestown, KY

  • Three sons: Autic (Irene) Loy, of Jamestown, KY; Arvis (Rosalie) Loy, of Jamestown, KY; and Jimmy (Carel) Loy, of Jamestown, KY

  • Ten grandchildren

  • Twenty-one great grandchildren

  • Eight great great grandchildren
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Vivan Loy, three brothers, Rufus, Mervin, and Montie Warriner; and two sisters, Lizzie Helm, and Alice Rogers.

Memorial Donations to the Fairview Seperate Baptist Church. Send condolences to the family of Ruth Warriner Loy

The H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY, in charge of arrangements.Fair

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