OTTAWA — Armendy M. Rutherford, 83, of Ottawa, formerly of Tellico Plains, Tenn., passed away Monday, April 9, at Aperion Care Center.
Funeral services will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 11, at Seals-Campbell Funeral Home in Marseilles with the Rev. Duane Kaufman officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Shady Grove Cemetery in Tellico Plaines.
She was born March 21, 1935, in Tellico Plains, to Fate and Louise (Harris) Baker. On July 26, 1950, she married J.L. Rutherford, of Tellico Plains.
She was an avid bingo player and enjoyed playing with her friend, Harold.
She is survived by one daughter, Martha (Sam) Selmanaj, of Ottawa; two sons, Avery (Char) Rutherford, of Marseilles, and Calvin Rutherford, of Tellico Plains; and Kathy Rutherford; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Nina, Ruth and Dora, all of Tennessee; and her good friends, Karen (Bruce) Johnson and Judy (Brian) Miller.
She was preceded in death by her husband; one daughter, Oleeta Winburn; two brothers, Jr. and Herman; and one sister, Annis.
Seals-Campbell Funeral Home
1009 E. Bluff St., Marseilles, IL 61341