Ruth Ann (Walker) Parton, 70, of Lawson, died July 10, 2014, at her home.
Ruth was born July 29, 1943, to Olin Lee and Mildred Ruth (Sailor) Walker in Bethany. She graduated from Gallatin High School with the class of 1961.
Ruth married Ivan E. Parton on Aug. 20, 1960. She was a homemaker and “snake fighter” all her life. She was a lady in every sense of the word.