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EDMONTON – Ruth Elizabeth Hodges Edwards Fergerson, 84, passed away Thursday, April 15, 2021, at Metcalfe Health Care Center.

Born November 14, 1936, in Summer Shade, she was the daughter of the late Bernard and Elsie Branstetter Hodges. She was a homemaker and a member of the Hickory College Church of Christ.

Survivors include daughters, Lacy (Grayland) Lloyd, Bowling Green, Gloria (Bruce) Sullivan, Summer Shade, and Vickie Stephens, Edmonton; sons, Trent Fergerson, Nashville, TN, and Jerry (Cindy) Fergerson, Bowling Green; sister, Rose Garrett, Glasgow; brothers, Loyd Hodges, Dalton (Linda) Hodges, and Roger (Darlene) Hodges, all of Summer Shade; grandchildren, Jeremy Fergerson, Josh Fergerson, Clay Fergerson, Ava Fergerson, Matthew Stephens, Megan Stephens Hunn, Mary Lazaro, Emily Buren, David Sullivan, Michael Sullivan, Therese Sullivan, April Lloyd Westray, Seth Lloyd, and Caleb Lloyd; and twelve great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death besides her parents, were her husbands, Lenville Edwards and Mitchell Fergerson; sister, Bonnie Kesslar; and a great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be Sunday, April 18, 2021, at 2:00 P.M. at McMurtrey Funeral Home in Summer Shade, KY with burial to follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Monroe County. A walk-through visitation will be Saturday, April 17, 2021, from 2:00-8:00 P.M. and on Sunday, April 18, 2021, after 8:00 A.M. until time of services at 2:00.

Due to Covid regulations, face masks are required, social distancing is encouraged, and no food or drinks.

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