Ruth "Inez" Guthrie, 96, of Clinton formerly of Yazoo City passed away Monday, November 22, 2021 at Woolands Rehabilitation and Healthcare in Clinton. A homemaker, she was "a talker," an excellent cook, mother, and wife. Sh was also a devoted church member at Alta Woods Baptist Church, where she served as the Church Librarian for 40 years.
Survivors include her sons, Rickie Guthrie of Jackson, George Guthrie Jr.; daughter, Sheery Guthrie of Brandon; grandsons, Kevin Guthrie, Daniel Guthrie, Kurt Guthrie, and Jason Guthrie; 9 great grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Vivian Guthrie .
Services will be conducted Saturday, November 27th under the direction of Stricklin King Funeral Home at Short Creek Baptist Church on Ridge Road in Yazoo County. Visitation will start at 10:00 A.M. until the 11:00 A.M. service.