Ruth Whitaker

December 15, 1943 ~ July 6, 2021 (age 77)


Ruth Whitaker, 77 of Jeremiah, passed away Tuesday, July 6, 2021 at her residence. Ruth was the daughter of the late willie and Katie Whitaker. Surviving is 2 nephews: Paul (Marie) Rittenhouse of Jeremiah and Pat (Susie) Rittenhouse of Florida; great nieces and nephews: Karen Amburgey, Sam Rittenhouse and Kayla Kiser; great great nieces and nephews: Braxton and Landon. Ruth was preceded in death by 3 sisters: Doris Rittenhouse, Phyllis Whitaker, and Rosie Owens. Funeral: 1:00 O'clock P.M. Friday, July 9, 2021 at the Letcher Funeral Home Chapel with Allen Meyers officiating. Visitation: 6:00 P.M. Thursday at the Letcher Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in the Whitaker Cemetery at Jeremiah, Kentucky. 

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July 8, 2021

6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Letcher Funeral Home
102 Main St
Whitesburg, KY 41858

Funeral Service
July 9, 2021

1:00 PM
Letcher Funeral Home
102 Main St
Whitesburg, KY 41858

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