HULL - Fred Richard Rutledge, 81, passed away Saturday, June 7, 2014.
Mr. Rutledge was the son of the late Ben Richard and Dona Mae Key Rutledge and was a retired United States Air Force veteran. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Bill and James Rutledge; and a great-grandson, Harrison Walters.
Survivors include his wife, Frances Fountain Rutledge, Hull; three sons and daughters-in-law, Ben Richard (Jenny) Rutledge, Carlton, Dwight Douglas (Starla) Rutledge, Hull, and Keith Dennis (Amanda) Rutledge, Whitsett, N.C.; a daughter, Tracey Rutledge Kindred, Winchester, Ky.; two sisters, Stella Thurston, Charlotte, N.C. and Betty Reavis, Winston Salem, N.C.; 10 grandchildren, Sydney Walters, Jarrett Rutledge, Caleb, Macy and Mylane Rutledge, Chase, Tayler and Micah Kindred, Shelby and Emma Rutledge; and great-grandson, Mickey Rutledge.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 10, at 11 a.m., in the Ivie Funeral Home, Madison County Chapel with the Rev. Glenn Guest officiating. Burial will follow in the Bluestone Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, June 9, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Ivie Funeral Home, Madison County Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.