Mrs. Mary Ina Keith, age 92, a lifelong resident of Chattooga County, passed away on Sunday May 11 in Albertville, AL. Mrs. Keith was born August 29, 1915 in Henager, AL. She was retired from Riegel Textile and was a member of the Pennville First Baptist Church.
Mrs. Keith was preceded in death by her husband, John Krema Keith; parents Willie and Bethuel Wright Rush; son in law, Ray Knowles; sister, Genola Newman; brothers, A.B.Rush, Clara Rush, Otha Rush, Llloyd Rush, Glenn Rush, Luther RUsh, Reuben Rush and Floyd Rush.
Mrs. Keith is survived by her daughers, Katherine Brock of Honea Path, SC and Joyce Knowles of Albertville, AL.; sons and daughters in law, Larry and Juanita Keith of Cedartown, GA and James and Joyce Keith of Lawrenceville, GA; seven grandchildren, eleven great – grandchildren and several neices and nephews also survived.
Mrs. Keith will lie in state Monday at the Erwin Petitt Funeral Home where the family will receive firends form 5 to 8 P.M.
Funeral services willbe conducted Tuesday May 13 at 11 AM from the Pennville First Baptist Church with Rev. Dewayne White officiating. Interment will floolw in Greenhills Memory Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Gary Knowles, David Knowles, Steve Knowles, Greg Brock, John Keith, and Brian Keith. THe pallbearers are asked to assemble at the funeral home at 10:30 AM.
Erwin Pettit Funeral Home is in charge of funeral arrangements for Mrs. Mary Ina Keith who passed away on Sunday.