(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)
1900 - 24 Oct 1998
COLUMBUS - Ruth Walker Livingston, 98, a retired dietitian, died of a heart attack Saturday at Cedar Health Center in Tupelo.
Services are 2 p.m. today at Memorial Funeral Home with burial in Artesia Cemetery in Artesia.
Mrs. Livingston was a Tuscaloosa County, Ala. native. She was a member of First Baptist Church for 75 years. She worked for Franklin Academy 10 years and also for Doster Hospital. She was also owner of Walker Sandwich in the 1940s.
Survivors include: daughters, Beulah Thompson of Tupelo, Penny Stokes of Amarillo, Texas, and Juanita Abernathy of Kingston, Tenn.; and seven grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and 10 great-greatgrandchildren.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 829, Columbus MS 39703.
The Clarion Ledger
Oct. 27, 1998