SOUTH FULTON, Tenn. — Ruth Jean Crews, 81, of South Fulton died Thursday, March 28, 2013, at the Van Ayer Manor in Martin.
She was a member of South Fulton Baptist Church and a former employee of Hall Printing Co. in Dresden.
She is survived by two daughters, Chelsa Fields of South Fulton and Diane Duncan of Bowling Green, Ky.; a son, Bennie Crews Jr. of Yorkville; five grandchildren; a great-grandchild; three brothers, Johnny Lucy and Charles Shepherd, both of South Fulton, and James “Jimmy” Lucy of Fulton, Ky.; and two sisters, Frances Bailey of Humboldt and Estelle Underwood of Union City.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bennie Crews; a son; four sisters; and four brothers. Her parents were James F. and Hettie Martin Lucy, and her stepmother was Nela Lucy.
A memorial service will be held later.
Hornbeak Funeral Home in Fulton is in charge of arrangements.