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September 5, 1945 ~ September 23, 2021 (age 76)

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Ruth Ellen Holland age 76 of Whitwell, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021.  Ruth was born in Tracy City, Tennessee on September 5, 1945 to the late Charles (Dan) & Ovia Nunley Sitz.  She is also preceded I n death by her husband Jack Holland; her daughter, Monterrie Cates;  sister, Louise O’Dear; brothers, Charles, Edward, & Jerry Sitz.

Ruth was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.  She loved & enjoyed watching Tennessee Football games, Braves baseball and Nascar and of course shopping.

Ruth is survived by her daughter, Chris (Curtis) Ratcliffe; grandson, Justin Palmer; great grandchildren, Emery Palmer, Levi Palmer; brother, Robert Sitz; sisters, Marie Burrows, Darlene Sitz,  Ruth Sitz Pitnam.

Graveside services will be 3PM, Sunday, September 26, 2021 with Rev. Brent Upchurch officiating.  Interment at Whitwell Memorial Cemetery.

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Graveside Service
September 26, 2021

3:00 PM
Whitwell Memorial Cemetery
Valleyview Hwy
Whitwell, Tennessee 37397

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