Obituary of Ruth White Blackwell
Ruth White Blackwell, 90, passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2020. She was born in Boyle County on August 25, 1930 to the late Thomas and Bessie Parker White. She worked for the Office of Attorney General as the Secretary. Ruth was a member of Thornhill Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Debbie Stephens, Lexington; her sons, Jeff (Melissa) Blackwell, Frankfort, and Kenny (Angie) Blackwell, Frankfort; her grandchildren, Michael Mahoney, Andrew Stephens, Sarah Blackwell, Taylor Blackwell, Jacob Blackwell, Rebecca Wilson, and Rachel Hacker.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Mabel Feck, and Margaret Allen; and her brothers, Ned White, Albert White, Basil White, and Rev. Donald White.
Visitation will be held from 5:00pm until 7:00pm on Thursday, November 19, 2020 at Clark Legacy Center, Versailles Rd. Private graveside service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Hispanic Baptist Mission at 119 Oxford Place, Frankfort, KY 40601.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ruth Blackwell, please visit Tribute Store