Ruth Hutchison

Ruth Hutchison passed away August 30, 2017 at the age of 90. She was born July 19, 1927 in Union County, TN., to Leroy and Ruby (Butcher) Raley. Ruth was a long time member of Beaver Dam Baptist Church. Her survivors include: children; Jim Hutchison (Amy Ryder), Bob Hutchison (Karen), Vickie Wilhite (Chuck), and Gail Anderson (Mike) all of Knoxville, TN; Her grandchildren; Trever Hutchison (Liza), Chad Hutchison (Jennifer), Joy Geoghagan (Jeff), Tess Frear (Derek), Brad Hutchison (Lindsey), Susan Wilhite, Allison Ardouin (Erick), Seth Anderson (Tara Bowlin), Samuel Anderson. She was also blessed with 11 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister-in-law Mary Lou Raley, brother-in-law Bill Bledsoe (Betty), several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Burl Hutchison, her parents, sister Geneva Bledsoe, brothers Trent Raley and Floyd Raley. Burial will be Sunday September 3, 2017, (Burl and Ruth’s 69th wedding anniversary) at New Loyston Cemetery. Family and friends will meet at Mynatt Funeral Home Halls Chapel at 2:00 pm, then to proceed to New Loyston Cemetery, Hickory Valley Road, Andersonville, TN, for graveside service at 3:00 pm. Dr. Alan Price will be officiating. Pallbearers will be sons-in-law and grandsons. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Ruth’s memory to Beaver Dam Baptist Church, 4328 E Emory Road, Knoxville, TN 37938 or New Loyston Cemetery, P.O. Box 70, Maynardville, TN 37807. Family and friends may call at their convenience 2:00pm to 6:00pm, Saturday, at Mynatt’s Funeral Home Halls Chapel Knoxville, TN. Online condolences can be left at