Mrs. Ruth L. Smyth, 85, of McDonough passed away Thursday, Aug. 28, 2003.

Mrs. Smyth was a member of Godby Road Church of Christ. She retired from National Biscuit Co. with 35 years of service. Her loving husband of 50 years, Mr. Jack B. Smyth, preceded her in death.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31 at Forest Hills Cemetery.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Mildred and Robert Koehler of Stockbridge; son, Walter L. Smyth of McDonough; grandchildren, David Koehler of Locust Grove, Christine Lee of Cumming, and Jennifer Koehler of Stockbridge; great-grandchildren, Lauren Lee, Kirsten Ott, Taylor Lee, and Kyle Koehler; and sister, Marie Elliott of Stockbridge.

The family will receive friends today from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Pope Dickson & Son, Morrow Chapel is in charge of arrangements. (770) 961-2700.