Eddie Ruth Taylor, age 96, was born on April 23, 1922 in Butler, Alabama, to Frank and Rosia Bruton. She stepped into her eternal reward with God on December 23, 2019.
Eddie Ruth’s life was framed to follow the ways of Christ along with her siblings, Benjamin, William, Napolean, Parnethia, Claudia and Willie Mae.
A self-less servant, only begins to describe the heart and passion of Eddie Ruth. She tirelessly helped to raise and take care of many of her family members and other people in the community. This characteristic helped her to serve as a nurse for nearly 40 years. He legacy of perfection and compassionate service will live on through the lives of the dozens of Bruton-Alllen-Ruffin family members and friends all over the country.
In addition to her parents and her 6 siblings, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Donnetta Taylor.
Eddie Ruth leaves to cherish her memory a host of nieces, nephews, cousin and friends.
Her Homegoing Service will be at 11:00 am, Friday, January 10, 2020 at Congo Funeral Home, 201 North Gray Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19805; with a viewing from 10 – 11:00 am.
Her burial will take place in Gracelawn Memorial Park.
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