McMurtrey Funeral Home

McMurtrey Funeral Home

Sunday, April 9, 2023

Cenia Ruth Rigsby



   Cenia Ruth Bythe Rigsby, age 88, of the Lone Star Ridge community, passed away Saturday, April 8, 2023 at her residence.

   Born January 23, 1935 in Burkesville, KY she was a daughter of the late Radford  Blythe and Dessie Mae Muse Blythe. She was the wife of Bobby Rigsby, who survives. They were married 66 years.

   She had worked in sewing factories and was of the Church of Christ faith.

   Survivors other than her husband include one daughter, Lou Ann Farlee and one son Terry Joe Rigsby, both of the Lone Star Ridge community. three sisters, Cloreen Brown, Mary Rose Brown, and Sylvia (Bill) Thompson; one brother, Terry (Joyce) Blythe;  six grandchildren, Heath Rigsby, Ashley Rigsby, Seth (Sunshine) Rigsby, Brandy Jo Rigsby, Makesha Rigsby (Josh Smith), and Dakota (Tara) Rigsby; and several great grandchildren.

   Preceding her in death besides her parents, include two sons, Billy and Chris Rigsby; one grandson Terry Allen Rigsby

 three brothers, Dee Blythe, Junior Blythe and Mac Blythe; two sisters, Sue Peek and Jewell England; one son in law, George Farlee; and one daughter in  law, Joy Rigsby Jessie.

   Funeral services will be Thursday, April 13, 2023, 1:00 P.M. at McMurtrey Funeral Home, with Lewis Blythe officiating. Burial will follow in the Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday, April 12, 2023, 4:00-8:00 P.M and on Thursday after 8:00 A.M. until time of services at 1:00.


Anonymous said...

Ruth was such a Sweet and Beautiful woman, We sure are going to miss her may she rest easy. We will love you Forever Love Always Sunshine Seth and The Girls!

Junior and Lydia Simpson said...

Our deepest and sincerest prayers to Bobby and family. May God grant you HIS peace in your loss.

Junior and Lydia Simpson said...

Our sincerest respect and prayers for Bobby and the family in their loss. May God give you His comfort and peace.

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