Ruth Pope Rich
March 15, 1941 – August 18, 2020
Mrs. Rich was born on March 15, 1941, in Warner Robins, GA, to the late Hubie Pope and Alice Pope. On August 13, 1956, she married Clifton Rich, who survives. They were married for 64 years. Before her retirement, she was the financial aid director for the Georgia Board of Education. She was a devoted member of Gordon Heights Baptist Church in Cairo.
Survivors include: her husband, Clifton Rich of Cairo, GA; son, Dennis Clifton Rich of Cairo, GA; a grandson, Dennis Christian Rich of Cairo, GA; and a stepsister, Inez Howard of Warner Robins, GA. She was preceded in death by her parents and a son, Kenneth Lee Rich.
Memorials may be made in Mrs. Rich’s memory to: Gordon Heights Baptist Church, 1351 5th Street, SE, Cairo, GA 39828.