Trinity Shane Ruth, of Woodbury, Tennessee, formerly of Saltillo, departed this life on Monday, Oct. 23, at the age of 42 years, 10 months and 29 days.
He was born in Jackson, Tennessee on Nov. 24, 1974, the son of Ward Lee Ruth and Lola Vivian Willis Ruth.
Trinity Shane received his Bachelor of Science degree in nursing at Middle Tennessee State University and was employed at the VA Hospital in the Hospice Unit in Murfreesboro. He attended Saltillo First Baptist Church.
He is survived by his daughter, Vivian Alexis Ruth of Woodbury, Tennessee; parents, Ward Lee Ruth of Saltillo and Lola Vivian Ruth of Savannah; brother, Andy Heath Ruth and his wife Christy of Sardis; grandmother, Frances Willis Bailey of Saltillo; and niece, Lily Ruth.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Lee Ward Ruth, Patsy Ruth and Gene Willis.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105.
Services were held on Friday, Oct. 27, at 11 a.m., at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Phil Bridges officiating. Burial followed in Lebanon Cemetery of Saltillo.