Tifton Gazette


January 13, 2014

Betty Ruth Baggett

FITZGERALD — Betty Ruth Baggett, 66, of Fitzgerald died Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals. The Rev. Milton Pate will officiate with burial to follow at Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery in Chula. Steve Nasworthy, Jimmy Nasworthy, Lamar Guy, Timmy Guy, Jamie Purvis and Eddie Stuckey will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Wednesday at Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals.

Mrs. Baggett was born February 28, 1947 in Worth County and was the daughter of James Arthur Guy and Estelle Sumner Guy, both deceased. She was also preceded in death by a baby brother, Guy. She was retired from J. P. Stevens.

Mrs. Baggett is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Rodney and Blondeen Baggett of Fitzgerald; two brothers and one sister-in-law, Thomas and Lurenzie Guy of Norman Park and Neal Guy of Fitzgerald; one sister, Faye Wilson of Enigma; two grandchildren, Brittany McFall and husband Lucas of Abbeville and Dean Stokes of Fitzgerald; one great-grandson, Chandler Baggett; several nieces and nephews; and many friends.

Condolences may be sent to the family at the online guest registry at www.bowen-donaldson.com.

Services for the Baggett family are under the care and direction of Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals.

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