Willie C. Rutland
Mr. Rutland was born in Wagener, SC, son of the late Carlton Rutland and Nona Harsey Rutland. He was an Army veteran. He had worked as a machinist for a Naval Ship Yard. He was a member of the American Legion and Masons. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Ridge Spring.
Surviving are his wife, Daisy Mae McGee Rutland; children, Linda Rutland; and Helen Greene both of Lexington; grandchildren: Bobby Letendre, Ronnie Greene, Joanne (Vincent) Shaw; great grandchildren: Alexander, Cameron, Ruby and Baylee. He was predeceased a daughter, Geneva Letendre; sisters, Valarie Whittle, Elaine Clawson; brother, David Rutland.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 P.M. Thursday, January 31, at Milton Shealy Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Ridge Spring Baptist Church or Ridge Garden Club Cemetery Fund. Milton Shealy Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.