Mrs. Mary Ruth Temple, age 83 of Stuart, passed away Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at her home. She was born in Baltimore, MD on December 15, 1935 to the late John Henry Zinkham and Evelyn Mildred Shaw. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her 1st husband, John Mitchell; her 2nd husband, Bud Temple; and one sister, Mary E. Kleebauer.
Surviving are one son, Thomas Mitchell of Stuart; five daughters and sons-in-law, Evelyn and Raiford Turman of Meadows of Dan, Rose and Billy Inman of Stuart, Eileen and Elmer Helmick of Baltimore, MD, Martha Rader of Stuart, Ruthie Mitchell of Austin, TX; 15 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Moody Funeral Home in Stuart with Pastor Buford Jessup officiating. Burial will follow in the Inman-Cassady Family Cemetery on Hill Valley Rd., Stuart, VA. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to www.moodyfuneralservices.com.
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