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Ruth Hale Rust

April 17, 1924 September 22, 2018
Ruth Hale Rust
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Obituary for Ruth Hale Rust

Ruth Hale Rust, age 94 of Danville, VA passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Riverside Health Care in Danville, VA. She was born April 17, 1924 in Draper, NC to the late James Hale and the late Rebecca Ferrell Hale. Ruth was married to the late Crawley Rust. She was of the Holiness Faith. She worked for Dan River Mills for 42 years. Ruth loved all of her family.

Ruth is survived by two sons, Douglas Rust (Brenda) of Dry Fork,VA and Marvin Rust (Janet) of Danville; a son-in-law, Kenneth Parrish; six grandchildren, Richard Rust, Gary Myrick, Troy Rust, Laura Anderson, Michael Rust and Kelly McKinney; fifteen great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband she was predeceased by a daughter, Brenda Parrish; four sisters, Dorothy Sheppard, Annie Bibee, Lily Primiano and Teresa Crumpton and a brother, Willard Hale.

Graveside services will be held 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Danville Memorial Gardens, Danville,, VA with the Rev. J.B Baldridge officiating.

The family will receive friends 12:30 p.m. till 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Norris Funeral Services, Inc., West End Chapel, 511 Church Ave., Danville, VA 24541.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory, West End Chapel, 511 Church Ave. Danville is serving the Rust family. Online condolences may be made at

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12:30 PM 9/25/2018 12:30:00 PM - 1:30 PM 9/25/2018 1:30:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - West End Chapel

511 Church Avenue
Danville, Virginia 24541

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - West End Chapel
511 Church Avenue Danville 24541 Virginia
United States





2:00 PM 9/25/2018 2:00:00 PM
Danville Memorial Gardens

4849 Riverside Drive
Danville, VA 24541

Danville Memorial Gardens
4849 Riverside Drive Danville 24541 VA
United States

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