LINCOLNTON, Ga. - Mrs. Lorenia Norman Ruffin entered into rest Thursday, September 24, 2009 at University Hospital.
Funeral Services were held Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at 2 p.m. at Newberry Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Gilbert Mitchell officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Ruffin was a native of Lincoln County. She lived in New Jersey for many years before returning to Lincolnton.
Survivors are: brothers Sherman (Joann) Norman, of Lincolnton, and John (Fannie) Norman, of Thomson; a very special friend, Lewis Washington, of Lincolnton; daughter Rose Marie (Walter) Hamilton, of Baltimore, Md.; sons Dan Ferguson, of Augusta, and Leeroy Ferguson, of Passaic, N.J.; nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.