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Ruth Atherton Obituary

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With heavy hearts, we announce the death of Ruth Atherton of Inverness, Florida, born in Saint Petersburg, Florida, who passed away on February 19, 2021 at the age of 86. Leave a sympathy message to the family on the memorial page of Ruth Atherton to pay them a last tribute. You may also light a candle in honor of Ruth Atherton.

She was predeceased by : her parents, Arthur Armstrong and Ruth Armstrong; her husband James Atherton; and her sister Jennette Young. She is survived by : her children, Cheryl Green of Inverness, FL, Kathy Hollifield of Plant City, FL, James Atherton Jr. of Homosassa, FL, Thomas Atherton of Americus, GA and Kenneth Atherton of Tarpon Springs, FL. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren; five great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 27th 2021 at 11:00 AM at the First Baptist Church (8584 E Magnolia St, Floral City, FL 34436). A graveside service will be held on Saturday, February 27th 2021 at 2:30 PM at the Memorial Park Cemetery (5750 49th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33709).

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Food Bank at First Baptist Church of Floral City.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Heinz Funeral Home & Cremation



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Feb 27

Funeral service

11:00 AM

First Baptist Church
8584 E Magnolia St, Floral City, FL 34436

Sat

Feb 27

Graveside service

2:30 PM

Memorial Park Cemetery
5750 49th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33709

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