Ruth Mae Kendrick Henry, 69, Hopkinsville, died Monday, May 25, 2020, in Nashville of natural causes.

Private funeral services with limited capacity will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Gamble Funeral Home with the Rev. Dwight Wallace officiating.

Private burial will be in Cave Springs Cemetery.

A drive-thru visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

A native of Hopkinsville, she was born Feb. 4, 1951, the daughter of the late Tommie Kendrick and Fronie White Kendrick.

She was a seamstress at Flynn Enterprises and a member of Gordonsville Baptist Church where she was a Sunday school teacher and on the Mother’s Board.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Nathaniel Henry, and eight siblings, Tommie Kendrick, Paul Kendrick, William Kendrick, Billy Ray Kendrick, Mildred Tate, Joella Brooks, Peggy Kendrick and Willie Kendrick.

Survivors include her son, Clarence R. Cheatham Jr., Hopkinsville; her daughters, Melissa (Andre) Green and Carla Henry, both of Hopkinsville; her sisters, Annie (Charles) Bell, Louisville, and Sarah Catlett, Anniston, Ala.; her brothers, Charlie (Sondra) Kendrick, Dayton Beach, Fla., and Vincent Kendrick, Hopkinsville; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

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