Berta Ruth Kelley Anderson
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Berta Ruth Kelley Anderson
  • April 6, 1925 - December 10, 2017
  • Montgomery, Alabama

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Berta Ruth Kelley Anderson, 92, a resident of Montgomery, AL, passed away on Sunday, December 10, 2017. Visitation will be held on Friday, December 15, 2017 at Leak Memory Chapel from 10:00-11:00, with a funeral service beginning at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow the services in Greenwood Cemetery. Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, Toonie and Janie Pool Kelley; siblings, David Kelley, Marion Kelley and Betty Hood; and one great grandchild. She is survived by her children, Tommy Anderson, Hilda McKenzie (Freddie), Janice Mitchell (Don); sister, Jennie Sanders; brother, James Kelley; grandchildren, Jamie McKenzie, Jeremy McKenzie, Jared Booth; six great grandchildren; seven great great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews. For approximately 30 years, Ms. Anderson was a licensed day care provider in her home, during which time she cared for many children. She truly loved children and children loved her. They, along with friends, lovingly referred to her as "Miss Ruth". The family would like to extend their sincere appreciation to the staff at Baptist Medical Center East, Amedysis Home Health Care, caregivers from Answered Prayer, and Drs. Preet Kiran and Nimmagadda for their superior care during her illness. Flowers will be accepted or memorial donations can be made to the First Assembly of God Building Fund, 135 Bell Rd., Montgomery, AL 36117 in memory of Ruth Anderson.