Survivors include her daughter Teresa Adams, Rome; son David Rutledge, Rome; Grandchildren Tonya Nash, Scottie Adams, Jesse Tapp, Beverly Rutledge, Shonda Rutledge, and Keith McCollum. Great grand children Camron Nash, Cooper Nash, McKenzie Trapp, Kyleigh Adams, Ammison Silvey, Harlen Usry and Bronson Tapp also survive.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, September 25, 2012 in the Chapel of Parnick Jennings Sr.’s Good Shepherd Funeral Home, with Reverend Franklin Towe officiating. Interment followed in the Unity Baptist Church Cemetery near Cedar Bluff. Please visit our website www.goodshepherdfh.net to sign the on line guestbook. Parnick Jennings Sr.’s Good Shepherd Funeral Home directing.
Mrs. Rutledge was preceded in death by her sons Emory Thomas Rutledge, Bobby Gene Rutledge, and her husband Henry Thomas Rutledge in 1992.