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400 West Cherokee St
Post Office Box 428
Blacksburg, SC 29702
Phone: 864-839-2334
Fax: 864-839-2335
Ruth Davis

Ruth Peterson Davis

Thursday, August 9th, 1934 Sunday, June 2nd, 2019

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Obituary for Ruth Peterson Davis

Shelby, North Carolina -- Mrs. Ruth Pauline Peterson Davis, 84, formerly of Blacksburg, passed away on June 2, 2019, at Cleveland Pines.

Born in Lockhart, she was the widow of Loyd Peterson and the daughter of the late Jay Cook and Lillie Patrick Cook. Ruth previously worked in textiles.

Surviving Mrs. Davis are two daughters, Evelyn Peterson of Blacksburg and Bessie Ray of York; one brother, Jerry Dean Cook of Columbia; 9 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and 5 great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, John Peterson, her brother, Jim Cook, and her sisters, Lillian Pruitt and Barbara Smith.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, from 6:00-7:30 pm at Gordon Mortuary, 400 West Cherokee Street, Blacksburg, SC. Funeral services will he held on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at 5:00 pm at Gordon Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Eddie Gray officiating. Interment will follow at Clingman Memorial Gardens. Hunter Peterson, Chris Ray, Joey Ray, Jamie Broome, Steven Moses will serve as pallbearers.

The family will be at their respective residences.

The Book of Memories is available at www.gordonmortuary.com.

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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Gordon Mortuary
    400 West Cherokee Street
    Blacksburg, South Carolina
    Wednesday, June 5th, 2019
    6:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Service

    Thursday, June 6th, 2019 | 5:00pm
    Gordon Mortuary Chapel
    400 West Cherokee Street
    Blacksburg, SC
    Thursday, June 6th, 2019
    5:00pm
    Officiant
    Rev. Eddie Gray
  • Interment

    Thursday, June 6th, 2019 |
    Clingman Memorial Gardens
    1219 East Cherokee Street
    Blacksburg, South Carolina
    Thursday, June 6th, 2019

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Brandy Woods

We, the Activity Department(Brandy, Susan and Amanda) and your Hairstylist Johnny love and miss you so much!!! The Pines will never ever be the same!! We hope you're enjoying your Ginger ales and chewing gum!!! God Bless!!!
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