CHAPEL HILL, NC- Ruth Larew of Chapel Hill, died November first after an extended illness.
She was a teacher and guidance counselor at Woodrow Wilson High School in Beckley for 40 years and served as an elder at the first Christian Church there.
She is survived by her sisters Genevieve Larew Ware of Chapel Hill, NC, Sarah "Sally" Larew Rogan of Gambier, OH, and numerous devoted nieces and nephews.
She was honored by remembrances of former students, even on the day of her death.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the First Christian Church of Beckley, WV or the Ruth Larew Scholarship Fund of the Greater Beckley Foundation.
Services are planned for 1 p.m. this Saturday, November 11, at Beckley First Christian Church.
Published on November 5, 2017