Ruth Webb Hawley, 101, of Pineville, passed away peacefully at Wyoming Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Saturday December 5, 2020. Born February 19, 1919 at Junta in Summers County she was the daughter of the late Robert M. And Josephine Harvey Webb.
Mrs. Hawley was a teacher for 37 years, having taught elementary education in Raleigh and Wyoming counties. She graduated with a B.A. degree from Concord College in 1954. She also attended Marshall University and West Virginia University. Mrs. Hawley was a lifetime member of the West Virginia Association of Retired School Employees.
She was member of the Pineville United Methodist Church. Mrs. Hawley was very active in her community. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Edward D Hawley, Her daughter, Ann Ellen Hodges and six brothers and two sisters.
She is survived by her son in law, Henry H. Hodges of Wardensville; grandson, Jonathan Hodges and his wife Magnolia of Gore, VA, granddaughter, Carolyn Mayes and her husband William of Grovetown GA; Five great grandchildren, Trinnon, Halibel and Thalia Hodges, Gabriel and Scarlett Mayes.
A committal service will be held at 11am Thursday December 10, 2020 at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens Faith Chapel.
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