Ruth Osborne MARION, Va. Ruth Richardson Osborne, age 79, passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017, at her home in Marion. Ruth was born in Smyth County to the late James Richardson and Sally White Richardson and was preceded in death by her brothers, Avery Richardson, Ralph Richardson and Gilmer Richardson. Ruth was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and owned and operated Ruth's Alterations. She was a member of the East End Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Robert Osborne; two daughters, Robin Buck and husband, Charles, of King, N.C., Rhonda Gerrald and husband, Steve, of Greenville, S.C.; three grandchildren, Brandon Buck, Heath Gerrald and Luke Gerrald; her brother, Dale Richardson and wife, Lois, of Marion, Va. The family will receive friends on Sunday, April 2, 2017, from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Bradley's Funeral Home in Marion. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 3, 2017, at the Rose Lawn Cemetery Mausoleum with Pastor Steve Hutton officiating. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at Bradley's Funeral Home is serving the Osborne family.

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