Ruth Lowe

Ruth Verline Lowe

1924 - 2009

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Obituary of Ruth Lowe

Ruth Verline Amburn Lowe, 85, of the Franklin Grove Community went home to be with the Lord, Friday, November 20, 2009 in a Jackson County Hospital. A native of Copperhill, TN., She had lived in Swain County for most of her life. She was the daughter of the late Cargus and Ella Mae White Amburn; and also was preceded in death by two sisters, Louise Amburn and Edna Jenkins; one brother, Jack Amburn; and her husband, Hasteon Lowe. She was a member of Rock Creek Baptist Church.

She is survived by one daughter, Linda Lowe Crisp and husband David of Lower Panther Creek; one son, David Lowe of Bryson City; three grandchildren, Jeff Lowe, Brian Lowe, Chad Crisp; seven great grandchildren; one sister, Willa Amburn Lowe and husband Eugene of Bryson City; and two brothers, Ralph Amburn of Detroit, and Bobby Amburn of Bryson City.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Crisp Funeral Home. Revs. Charles Ray Ball and Randall Watkins will officiate with burial in Swain Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 1 until 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home; and Saturday at the home of Eugene and Willa Lowe.