Sarah "Ruth" Fox, age 98, of Beckley, WV, formerly of Sandstone, passed away at Meadow Garden Nursing Home in Rainelle, WV, on Friday, October 20, 2017.
Born on September 3, 1919, at Sandstone, she was the daughter of the late John Wingfield and Lula M. Bragg Wingfield.
Mrs. Fox was a homemaker, and was of the baptist faith. She had made her home in Beckley for many years, having spent her youth and early adult life in the Sandstone area.
Mrs. Fox was preceded in death by her husband Lester K. "Foxie" Fox, on August 24, 1982, by brothers John "Junior" Wingfield, Wesley Wingfield, Norman "Jim" Wingfield, and Robert B. "Bob" Wingfield, and by her sister Kalen Helton, and an infant sister Ruby Wingfield.
Those survivors left behind to cherish her memory include sisters, Edith Wingfield Huffman of Mt. Nebo, and Barbara "Cookie" Wingfield Holt of Sandstone. Two sisters-in-law Margie Wingfield of Virginia and Patsy Wingfield of Hinton. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Graveside rites and burial will be held at the Richmond Cemetery at Sandstone, WV, at noon on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. There will be no visitation. Private online condolences, floral tributes, and other expressions of sympathy may be directed to the family via our guestbook at www.roseandquesenberry.net. Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 South Kanawha Street, Beckley, WV.
Published on October 22, 2017