- February 26, 1947 - January 2, 2010
- Alcoa, Tennessee
of Ruth's Passing
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1 of 9 | Posted by: GS - Atlanta, GA
“I really miss you. I used to to talk over problems with you and shared stuff that nobody else knew.
2 of 9 | Posted by: Danny Lark - greer, SC - brother
“I am saddened to hear of Ruth's passing. I worked with Ruth at Honeywell and we had so many enjoyable conversations together discussing our children...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Rhonda Stone
“Kristy & Family,
So sorry to hear about your mother.
You and your family are in our thoughts
With much love,
David & Paula Haun
4 of 9 | Posted by: Paula Haun
“Mama Ruth was a lovely and precious lady - she is already deeply missed. Kris, I love you and am praying for you and your family.
5 of 9 | Posted by: Becca Carey
“I was deeply saddened to learn of Ruth Ann's passing. Memories of her go back to Fairview Elementary School. She was very special then and the last...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Linda Allen Teems
“Ruth was a very special lady. She will missed. She was looking forward to her new life in Tennessee. We are praying for Kristy and the family. ...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Ruth Dolan
“Kristy and Brian, My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of terrible loss.I worked with Ruth and know how much yall meant to each other...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Earline Partyka
“Kristy and Brian,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We love you guys very much.
Tammy, Doug, Bailey, & Kirby
9 of 9 | Posted by: Tammy Renalds
Ruth Ann Lark Dolan, age 62, passed away in Knoxville, Tennessee on January 2, 2010. Ruth was born on February 26, 1947 in Greer, South Carolina. She worked for 30 years as a machine operator for Honeywell International. She recently retired and moved to Alcoa, Tennessee to be closer to her daughter. She enjoyed traveling and spending time with family and friends. She was a beloved mother, sister, daughter, and friend. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Kristy and Brian Best; sisters: Geraldine Duncan, Mary (Ray) Long, Cornelia Steadman, Naomi (Victor) Morgan; brothers: E.C. Lark, Edward (Sandra) Lark, Danny (Lisa) Lark; father-in-law, Robert Dolan, Sr.; sister-in-law and special friend, Dianna Lynne Wyckoff; and numerous nieces, nephews, and close friends. She was preceded in death by parents, Eddie and Mozell Lark, and brother, Elford Lark. The family will receive friends from 5:30 until 7:00 pm Tuesday, January 5, 2010 in the Trinity Chapel of Smith Funeral & Cremation Service. A Memorial service will start at 7:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Heart Association National Center, 7272 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX 75231. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, TN. www.smithmortuary.com