Published: July 21, 2021

Ruby Nell Smitherman , age 81 of Lexington, AL passed away Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at El Reposo Nursing Home after a extended illness.  She was a native of Tennessee, a cook, and of the  Presbyterian faith.  Funeral Services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Friday, July 23, 2021 at 1:00 PM.  Darin Atkins will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Tri Cities Memorial Gardens. 

Visitation will be from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Friday, July 23, 2021 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.


Survivors are:

1 Son-                         Keith Smitherman                          Lexington, AL

4 Daughters-             Tonnie Jones                                    Lexington, AL

                                   Kylah Hill                                        Lexington, AL

                                  LeAnne Letson                                Town Creek, AL

                                  Nikki Simonson                               Elgin, AL

Brother-                 James Cole                                          Center Star, AL

9 Grandchildren

11 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by:

Husband- Gerald Smitherman

Daughter- Joan Stutts

Parents- Jim & Bama Campbell Cole







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