Mrs. Ruth Hackett Piper, age 92 of Hermitage, died Tuesday afternoon, June 7 at Brookdale Hospice Care in Sevierville. She is survived by: 3 grandchildren, Will Piper Jr and wife Andrea of Old Hickory, Jim Piper and wife Amanda of Knoxville, Susanne Piper Bower and husband Chris of Seymour; 2 sisters, Frances Dudney Crowder of Hermitage, Joanne Smith of St. Pete, Florida; 3 great-grandchildren, Caleb Piper, Carly Piper, Piper Bower.
Mrs. Piper is at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home. Graveside Service and Interment will be conducted on Saturday afternoon, June 11 at the Smith County Memorial Gardens at 1:00 PM. Bro. Tim Frank will officiate. Serving as pallbearers are: John Dudney, Taylor Dudney, Rick Graves, Caleb Piper, Will Piper, Jim Piper.
Visitation at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home will be on Saturday only from 11:00 AM until leaving for the cemetery at 12:45 PM.