Rutha Mae Golden

Published 8:39 pm Wednesday, June 18, 2008

By Staff
Mrs. Rutha Mae Morgan Golden, 90, died Sunday, June 15, 2008, at her residence after an extended illness. She was a native and life-long resident of Escambia County. She was a homemaker, a poet and attended the Golden Memorial Holiness Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Luke Golden.
She is survived by two sons, William Lee (Brenda) Golden of Hendersonville, Tenn., and Ronnie Luke (Sherry) Golden of Snellville, Ga.; a daughter, Lanette (Rayford) Lowery of Brewton; a brother, Leon F. Morgan of North Carolina; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Visitation will be Wednesday, June 18, from 6 until 9 p.m. at Williams Memorial Chapel Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 19, at 2 p.m. at the Golden Memorial Holiness Church with Brother G.W. Birdsong and Brother Andy Boutwell officiating. Burial will follow at the Golden Memorial Holiness Church Cemetery in Dixonville with Williams Memorial Chapel Funeral Home directing. Pallbearers will be Marlin Golden, Rush Golden, Paul Golden, Matthew Golden, Luke Golden, David Walther, Mike Morgan and Greg Carter.