Ruthie Ezell

July 1, 1966 ~ January 8, 2024 (age 57) 57 Years Old

Ruthie Ezell Obituary

Ruthie Ezell, 57, of Nashville, passed away on Monday, January 8, 2024, at home. Ruthie was born on July 1, 1966, in Port Charlotte, FL to the late Robert and Nellie Raulerson Smith. Ruthie really loved her family, and spending time with them meant the world to her. She had a great time outdoors, especially when going camping and fishing. Everyone will remember her as someone who loved playing bingo. Besides bingo, Ruthie liked playing other games too, like board games and watching game shows.

Survivors include her husband, Edward Ezell of Nashville; sons, Travis (Christina) Douglas of Florida, John (Amanda) Ezell of Lakeland, and Edward (Ashley) Ezell of Tennessee; grandchildren, Edward Ezell, III, Isaiah Douglas, Naylan Ezell, Kylan Ezell, Marise Ezell, Blake Ezell, Addie Hovinga, Levi Ezell, Mikayla Ezell, John Ezell, Jr., Robert Ezell, and Taylor Ezell; brother, Johnny Smith of Florida; sisters, Debbie Penia of North Carolina, Angie Vaughn of Ray City, and June Carroll of Mississippi; special niece, Haley Page of Nashville; and several nieces and nephews. Ruthie is preceded in death by her sister, Kay Smith, and Linda Smith.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2024, at 11:00 A.M. at Purvis Funeral Home. 

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Memorial Service
January 20, 2024

11:00 AM
Purvis Funeral Home
207 E. Mitchell St.
Adel, GA 31620


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