September 5, 2014
Date of Service: September 8, 2014
Interment Location: Garden of the Last Supper
Rose Ruth Ingram, 87, Hampton, went home to be with her Lord, Friday Sept. 5, 2014, at Hillview Health Center following an extended illness.
A native of Carter County, she was a daughter of the late William L. and Ida Blevins Ingram. Mrs. Ingram was a graduate of Hampton High School. She was a retired employee of Beaunit Fibers. Mrs. Ingram was a member of Hampton First Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Rev. Haskel Ingram, whom she was always by his side during his years of ministry.
Survivors include Two Daughters & Sons-In-Law: Rebecca “Becky” & Luther Bowers, Elizabethton, and Nancy& Gerry Miller, Sevierville; One Granddaughter: April Miller, Toledo, Ohio; One Grandson: Mark Bowers and his wife, Amanda, Piney Flats; Three Great Grandchildren: Jacob, Sara and Caleb Bowers.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Sunday in Memorial Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Bob Polk officiating.
Graveside Service and Interment will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday, September 8, 2014, in Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active Pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the funeral home at 12:50 p.m. Monday, will be: David Forbes, Andy Glover, Ian Glover, Christian Glover, Gary Ludwig and Rick Hammitt. Honorary Pallbearers will be: Max Blevins, Sam Cress, Jim Cress, Jim Williams and Pastors and former Pastors of the Watauga Baptist Association.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday prior to the funeral service.
The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to the Staff of Hillview Health Center for the excellent care our mother received.
To those who prefer, Memorials may be made in memory of Mrs. Ingram to the Hale Community Ministries, 1301 Arney Street, Elizabethton, Tenn. 37643.
Friends may also visit with the family at the residence of a daughter & son-in-law: Becky & Luther Bowers. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 12:50 p.m. Monday to go to the cemetery.
Condolences may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Ingram family.