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Ruth M. Carwile

January 25, 1920 - February 24, 2015

Burial Date February 27, 2015

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Ruth Marston Carwile, 95, of Brookneal passed away Tuesday, February 24, 2015 following a brief illness.  She was the wife of the late Eldridge Bryant Carwile.

Mrs. Carwile was born in Charlotte County, January 25, 1920 daughter of the late Watson Lewellyn Marston and Mary Elder Marston.  She was a member of Providence Baptist Church and a Beautician.

Her love of writing, quilting, working in her garden and tending her knockout roses was exceeded only by the love for her family and helping others.

She is survived by one son, Dr. Donald E. Carwile (Dee) of Brookneal; three grandchildren, Will Carwile (Lorie) of Concord, Sara Bowles (Brian) of Rustburg and Mary Anna Carwile of Brookneal; four great-grandchildren, Evan and Ryan Carwile, Ginna and Ellyn Bowles; three brothers, Bennie O. Marston (Jerleen) of Red House, Kenneth Marston (Janice) of Appomattox, Renneth Marston (Frieda) of Red House; two sisters, Charlotte M. Arrington of Richmond, Rachel M. Rice of Lynchburg; many special nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 pm Friday, February 27, 2015 at Providence Baptist Church by the Rev. Scott Curtis with interment to follow in Hat Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 pm Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Henderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Brookneal and at the residence of Don and Dee Carwile other times.