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Ruth (Weatherford) Bateman

February 6, 1943 — September 22, 2021


Ruth Bateman, 78, of Paducah passed away on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at her residence in Paducah.

Ruth formerly worked in business management and was of the Baptist Faith. She enjoyed thrift shopping and tending to her rose bushes.

Surviving are her children, Kenny (Sherry) Williams of Symsonia, Tanya (Jeffery) Campbell of Paducah, Earl (Michelle) Wiley of Lone Oak; seven grandchildren, Carrie Williams, Darren Williams, April Hall, Austin Pemberton, Alexandria Pemberton, Kaila Helm, MaKenzie King; and several great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Millard and Minnie Weatherford; and six brothers.

Graveside services will be at 1:00pm on Monday, September 27, 2021, at Brook Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Homer Fletcher officiating. Burial will follow.

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Lindsey Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.

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Service Schedule

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Graveside Service

Monday, September 27, 2021

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Brook Hill Cemetery


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