Ruth Cantrell LaNew

Ruth Cantrell LaNew

ALBANY -Mrs. Ruth Cantrell LaNew, 75 of Martindale Dr. in Albany died February 8, 2014 at her residence.

Funeral services will be Thursday 2 PM at Crown Hill Cemetery. Rev. Tim Bice officiating.

A native of Sylvester, GA, Mrs. LaNew has lived most of her life in Albany where she was retired from Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital as a medical transcriptionist. She served in the United States Air Force, and then worked for the State Department during the 1950’s and 60’s. Mrs. LaNew loved to cook, listen to music and flower gardening. She will always be remembered for the love she gave to her family especially her grandchildren.

Survivors include her sons, Robert Wood and his wife Delonda of Albany and Dana LaNew and his wife Autumn of Albany, three grandchildren, Mason Wood, Abigail LaNew and Gage LaNew, two sisters, Bonnie and Nellie and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM at Kimbrell-Stern.

You may sign the online guestbook and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mrs. LaNew by visiting Kimbrell-Stern’s website at www.kimbrellstern.com.

Kimbrell-Stern, Inc.

Albany, GA 229/883-4152