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Anna Ruth Royal

May 13, 1933 May 20, 2019
Anna  Ruth  Royal
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Obituary for Anna Ruth Royal

Mrs. Anna Ruth Warren Royal, 86, of Americus died Monday, May 20, 2019 at Phoebe-Sumter Medical Center. A native of North Wilkesboro, NC, she was born May 13, 1933 to the late Arthur and Dell Warren. She was a member of Central Baptist Church in Americus and Fairplains Baptist Church in North Wilkesboro, NC. Mrs. Royal loved being active in the church, doing genealogy research, reading, gardening and collecting antiques. She loved her family and cherished spending time with them. Mrs. Royal was retired from the Department of Family and Children Services.

A graveside funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 23rd at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Americus. Mrs. Royal’s grandson, Rev. Donny Young will officiate the service. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 22nd at Greg Hancock Funeral Chapel in Americus.

Survivors include her two daughters: Mary Dell Royal and Susan Young, both of Americus; two sons and daughters-in-law: James and Tracy Royal of Plano, TX, and John and Annette Royal of Smithville; thirteen grandchildren and seventeen great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a sister, Peggy Warren Byrd, and a brother, Durward Warren, both of North Wilkesboro, NC.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles T. Royal; a daughter, Dr. Rebecca Stephens; and a granddaughter, Robin Young.

Memorial contributions may be made to Central Baptist Church, Building Campaign, 190 Upper River Road, Americus, GA 31709 or to the charity of one’s choice.

Greg Hancock Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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6:00 PM 5/22/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 5/22/2019 8:00:00 PM
Greg Hancock Funeral Chapel

142 Southland Road
Americus, GA 31709

Greg Hancock Funeral Chapel
142 Southland Road Americus 31709 GA
United States





10:00 AM 5/23/2019 10:00:00 AM
Sunset Memorial Gardens

120 Upper River Rd.
Americus, GA 31709

Sunset Memorial Gardens
120 Upper River Rd. Americus 31709 GA
United States

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Sunset Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

120 Upper River Rd
Americus, GA 31709

120 Upper River Rd Americus 31709 GA
United States

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