Ruth Ann (Clemons) Herald, age 49, of Jackson, Ky., passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at the Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard, Ky., surrounded by her family. She was born November 14, 1969 in Campton, Ky., and was preceded in death by her mother: Lucinda (Miller) Clemons; one brother: Eugene Clemons, JR.; father-in-law: Steve Herald; brother-in-law: Jeffery Herald.
She is survived by her husband: Terry Lee Herald of Jackson, Ky.; her father: Eugene Clemons of Jackson, Ky.; one daughter: Alyssa Lucinda Herald of Jackson, Ky.; one sister: Joyce Ann (Bobby “Dipper”) Combs of Jackson, Ky.; mother-in-law: Louise Herald of Talbert, Ky.; brother-in-law: Stevie (Nora) Herald of Talbert, Ky.; two special nephews: Caleb James Combs of Jackson, Ky.; and Ryan Herald of Talbert, Ky. She is also survived by a host of special cousins, aunts, family and friends.
Funeral services were held on Monday, June 10, 2019, at 1 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel with Harold Clemons, Sherman Clemons and Lewis Stacy officiating. Burial in the Ben Smith Cemetery, Southfork Road, Jackson, Ky. Visitation on Sunday at 5 p.m. with additional services at 7 p.m. Deaton Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers: Brandon Henson, Bobby Combs, Caleb Combs, Shannon Lovely, Raymond Hale, and Stevie Herald.