Whitesburg KY

Services are set for Ruth Sexton

Ruth Irene ‘Moose’ Sexton, 37, of Deane, died October 10 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.

A daughter of Maryland Bud Collins of Deane, and the late Winnie Sue Jacobs, she was the widow of Denver Sexton.

She was a sister of the late Charles Ray ‘Bugger’ Collins.

Surviving in addition to her father are a son, John Walter Sexton of Deane; four brothers, Kenny Jacobs of Neon, Elwin ‘Swab’ Collins of Colson; and Bobby ‘Wasper’ Collins and Robert Collins, both of Deane; and three sisters, Betty Burke of Thornton, Josephine Slone of Colson, and Wanda Collins of Deane.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. today (Wednesday), at the Lighthouse Church at Sandlick. Burial will be in Collins Cemetery at Burgey’s Creek.

Letcher Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

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