Ruth Collins Clanton, 82, of Cobbtown died on Friday Jan. 22, 2016 at Candler County Hospital. She was a retired accountant and attended Hillside Church of God.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Woodrow E. and Bessie Bowen Collins.
She is survived by her husband, James L. Clanton Sr. of Cobbtown; son, James L. ( Sheri) Clanton Jr. of Waycross; a grandson, Matthew Clanton of Jacksonville; an adopted daughter, Sharon Mack of Collins.
A graveside service was held on Tuesday in Sunlight Cemetery in Cobbtown.
Wood Funeral Home of Metter was in charge of arrangements.