Ruth King Dean, 83, of Jackson died Sept. 9, 2012 at Jackson Medical Center.
She was born Aug. 16, 1929. She was a native of Rutledge, AL. She was a member of the Rutledge United Methodist Church. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include three sons, Russell Lee (Amy) Dean Jr., Montgomery, Rodger Lamar (Dianne) Dean, Leroy, Ralph Delana Dean, Jackson; one sister, Mary Summerlin, Rutledge; one sister-in-law, Norman King, Ramer; seven grandchildren; one step-grandchild; eight step-great-grandchildren; one step-great-grandchild.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Russell Lee Dean Sr.
A graveside service was Sept. 12 at 3 p.m. at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery in Georgiana, AL with Rev. Allen Stephenson officiating.
Active pallbearers were Rickey Howell, Mark Burkett, Sam Dean, Benjamin Dean, Cole Ezell and David Rikard.
An online guest book may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.
Lathan Funeral Home of Jackson directed.