Ruth Mason Hunter, 85, of Jonesboro, entered into rest on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. Mrs. Hunter was preceded in death by her husband, and her 13 brothers and sisters.

Those left behind to cherish her memory include her loving son, Charles Ray Hunter; granddaughter, Lisa Hunter Hammett; great-grandchildren, Alex Hammett and Elise Hammett; along with many nieces, nephews, and friends.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, Oct. 23, from 5 p.m., to 7 p.m., at Tara Garden Chapel, 681 North Ave., Jonesboro, Ga., 30236. Services honoring Mrs. Hunter will be held on Monday, Oct. 24, at 11a.m., in the chapel of the funeral home. Interment at Sherwood Memorial Park will follow the service. Online condolences may be made at