|Birth: ||Oct. 13, 1919|
|Death: ||Aug. 22, 1999|
(SOURCE: Waycross Journal-Herald (GA) – Tuesday, August 24, 1999, page 2)
TIFTON – Ruth Brantley McClain, 79, died Sunday at the Dooly Medical Center in Vienna, Ga. She was a Ware County native and a former resident of Tifton.
A funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel at Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery, Waycross. The family is receiving friends today at the funeral home in Tifton from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m.
A retired educator, she has been a charter teacher at the Tiftarea Academy. She was the widow of Rodger E. McClain and daughter of Mollie Williams Brantley and Count Julian Merle Brantley. Also preceding her in death was a brother, Harry Brantley.
She was a member of the Tifton First United Methodist Church, Charlotte Carson Chapter of United Daughters of the Confederacy, Beta Sigma Phi, American Legion Auxiliary, and the Experiment Station’s Lady Bugs.
She is survived by two daughters.
(Find A Grave contributor Miss Charlie)
Count Julian Merle Brantley (1883 - 1979)
Mollie B. Williams Brantley (1892 - 1977)
Rodger Eugene McClain (1918 - 1995)*
Carolyn J. McClain (1955 - ____)*
Sarah Jeanette Brantley (1908 - 2011)*
James Harrison Brantley (1910 - 1994)*
Count Julian Merle Brantley (1916 - 2008)*
Ruth Brantley McClain (1919 - 1999)
Joyce Brantley Boyd (1933 - ____)*
Married: 15 August 1944
Plot: Companion Garden
Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: Jul 27, 2009
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My sweet Mother, I miss you. It has been 16 years sunce you went home to be with daddy and the rest of your family. There are times I pick up the phone and start to call then remember you are no longer suffering, but at peace at last. I Love You!|
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