Ruth H. McCarty, 85, of Lawrenceburg, IN. formerly of Aurora, died Monday, February 7, 2011 in Lawrenceburg, IN.

She was born Tuesday, September 1, 1925 in Carollton, Kentucky, Daughter of the late Boyce Singleton and the late Katherine Valingham Singleton.

She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary. Ruth enjoyed reading, bingo, yard sales and especially visiting with friends.

She worked as a Cashier for the Sunny Bright Dry Cleaners.

Surviving are Son, Eddie "Weasel" (Linda) Smither of Aurora, IN; Brother, Robert Singleton of North Vernon, IN;  5 Grandchildren, Emily (Joe) Bradley, Penny Clayton, Tyra Meredith, Toby (Jennifer) Meredith, Trevor (April) Meredith; 12 great grandchildren, and 2 Nephews, Tom Singleton, Bobby Joe Schmale;.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward McCarty; son, Robert Smither; sister, Edna Schmale; and brother Bud Singleton.


Friends will be received 5:00 - 8:00 PM, Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at the Rullman Hunger Funeral Home, Aurora, Indiana.

Services will be held at the Funeral Home, Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 1:00 PM.

Interment will follow in the Grandview Cemetery in Madison, Indiana.

Contributions may be made to the VFW. Please call the office at (812) 926-1450 and we will notify the family of your donation with a card.

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