Mrs. Ruthie Mae Hedgecoth

Born June 24, 1958. Died May 27, 2021.
Resided in Summerville, GA

Mrs. Ruthie Mae Hedgecoth, age 62 of Summerville, Georgia passed away Thursday, May 27, 2021 at her residence following an extended illness.

Mrs. Hedgecoth was born in Avon Park, Florida on June 24, 1958, daughter of the late Melburn Lee Pickett and Martha Ruth Guffey Pickett.  She was homemaker and was of the Baptist Faith.  In addition to her parents, Mrs. Hedgecoth was preceded in death by two sisters, Clara Walker and Charm Elizabeth Pickett and two brothers, Stevie Pickett and Amos Pickett.

Mrs. Hedgecoth is survived by her companion of over 30 years, Loyle Roane; daughter and son-in-law, Cristy and Rev. Harold Hughes; son and daughter-in-law, Darrell Lee and Tammy Hedgecoth; grandchildren, Brittany Zook, Charm Hedgecoth, James Hedgecoth, Seth Williams, Martin Hedgecoth, Lane Jones, Casey Jones and Crystal Hughes; great grandchildren, Clara Combs,  Celia Scott, Caroline Hedgecoth, Kylan Shipp, Brooklyn Zook, Virginia Zook, Elijah Hedgecoth and Arabella Wallin; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Hedgecoth will be held Sunday, May 30, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. in the Petitt Chapel of the Coffman Funeral Home with Rev. Howard Hughes officiating.  Interment will follow in the Lyerly Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Darrell Hedgecoth, Seth Williams, James Hedgecoth, Martin Hedgecoth, Lane Jones and Paul Zook.  Honorary Pallbearer will be Harold Hughes.

Mrs. Hedgecoth will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home where the family will receive friends Saturday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M.

Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Ruthie Mae Hedgecoth.  Please visit to sign our online guestbook and to post condolences.

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