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Eddie Ruth Spruill

December 23, 1938 ~ June 4, 2019 (age 80)


Eddie Ruth Spruill, age 80, of Vass, passed away on June 4, 2019 at Peak Resources in Carthage with her family by her side.

A visitation will be held on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at Cox Memorial Funeral Home from 6 until 8.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, June 7, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Cox Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Vass with Pastor John Brown officiating. A burial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. at Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery in Spring Lake.

Ruth was born in Columbus, Georgia on December 23, 1938 to Lemuel Hewitt and Susie Flournoy Miller. She devoted her life as a caring homemaker and was especially devoted to her sweet grandchildren.  Ruth was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend. She will be deeply missed.

She is survived by her children, James R. Spruill, Jr. (Laurel), Martha Spruill Smith (Ronald) both of  Cameron; grandchildren, Kelly, Ryan, Todd, Robert and Steven; great-grandchildren, Sage and Ayden.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James R. Spruill, sisters, Sue Humphries, June Adderhold and Nancy Rodgers; a brother, Lemuel Hewitt.

Condolences may be sent to

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June 6, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cox Memorial Funeral Home
4888 US Hwy 1
Vass, NC 28394

June 7, 2019

10:00 AM
Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery
8220 Bragg Blvd.
Ft. Bragg, NC 28310

Celebration of Life
June 7, 2019

2:00 PM
Cox Memorial Funeral Home
4888 US Hwy 1
Vass, NC 28394

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