AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Mary Ruth Smith-Lofton entered into rest Thursday, April 23, 2009, at her residence.
Funeral services were held Thursday, April 30, 2009, at 11 a.m. from Macedonia Baptist Church with Dr. Gregory Fuller officiating. Interment was in Mount Olive Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Mary Ruth Smith-Lofton was born in Thomson. She was a homemaker, a devoted wife and mother.
Survivors are a devoted husband, Lee Lofton; one son, Charlie Curry; one sister, she adopted as her daughter, Frankie Sapp (Richard); a former daughter-in-law, Yvonne "Linda" Garrett; one step daughter, Patricia "Pat" Lofton; three grandchildren, Chiquita "Wanda" Curry, Thaddeus Curry and Valorie "Felicia" Curry, all of Augusta; one aunt, Ella Ruth Bell, Syracuse, NY; a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.