WARRENTON, Ga. - Mrs. Ruby Wheeler Hinton, 82, beloved wife of the late Mr. Algie B. Hinton, died Saturday, May 6, 2006 at her residence.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 10, 2006 at the First Baptist Church of Warrenton with Dr. Rob Bray and Rev. Donald Walton officiating. Burial followed in the Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Hinton, a native of Taliaferro County, was the daughter of the late Lincoln and Lucy Evans Wheeler. She was a retired accountant and a member of the First Baptist Church of Warrenton and the Laura Lee Sunday School Class. Her family said, Mrs. Hinton will be remembered as a devoted wife of 55 years and a loving mother.
Survivors include, a son, Russell W. (Kim) Hinton, Lawrenceville, Ga., and two grandchildren, Wesley Barrett (Tiffany) Hinton, Jacksonville, Fla., and Courtney Leigh Hinton, Lawrenceville, Ga.. Mrs. Hinton was preceded in death by a brother, Frazier Wheeler, and a sister, Annie Jean Bedsole.
Pallbearers were Larry Rachels, Jim McMichael, Sonny Pierce, James Raley, Alton Johnson, and Vernon Burkey. Honorary pallbearers were the Deacons of First Baptist Church.
If so desired, memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church of Warrenton, P. O. Box 512 Warrenton, GA 30828.
Lowe Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.