1926 Ruth 2021

Ruth Thompson Welch

May 25, 1926 — May 29, 2021

Ruth T. Welch
Easley, SC

Ruth Thompson Welch, 95, of Easley, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Saturday, May 29, 2021, at her home.

Born in Newberry County, she was a daughter of the late Clyde and Florence Murray Thompson.

Mrs. Welch was retired from J.P. Stevens after 42 years of dedicated service. She was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church and enjoyed camping, fishing, shopping and quilting.

Surviving are her children, Barbara Lunsford (Harold) of Easley and Diane Lawrence (Steve) of Redmond, OR; grandchildren, Danny Thomas (Harriett) and Brian Alexander; great grandchildren, Cody Thomas, Casey Thomas, Breanna Alexander, and Logan Alexander; and great-great grandchildren, Brantley and Bralin of the home and Nathaniel, Colton and Kelli.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her first husband, Robert "Bob" Price, her second husband, Herbert "Shorty" Welch; a son, Dennis Welch; a grandchild, Clifton Thomas; a great-great grandchild, Aubree; sisters, Cathleen Shields, Lavenia Ammons, Gertie Pearson and Helen Lewis; and brothers, George and Albert Thompson.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 1, 2021, from 10:00 AM until 10:45 AM at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown with the funeral service to follow at 11:00 AM in the funeral home chapel. Scroll to the video player below to view the service. Burial will be at 2:30 PM in Whitmire Cemetery, Whitmire, SC.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Building Fund, 101 Pisgah Road, Easley, SC 29642 or PruittHealth Hospice, 301 Halton Road, Unit B, Greenville, SC 29607.

The family will be at the home.

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Visitation

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

10:00 - 10:45am

Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown

305 W Main St, Easley, SC 29640

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Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Starts at 11:00am

Robinson Funeral Home - Downtown - Chapel

305 W Main St, Easley, SC 29640

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