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Ruth (Chester) Balcom

February 7, 1934 ~ January 12, 2022 (age 87)

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Funeral service for Ruth Balcom, 87, will be Friday, January 14, 2022 at 12:00 PM at Hartselle Church of Christ with Phillip Hines officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing. Burial will be in Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery in Jonesboro, Arkansas.  Visitation will be Friday, January 14, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Hartselle Church of Christ. 

Mrs. Balcom died on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at Summerford Nursing Home.  She was born February 7, 1934, in Craighead County, Arkansas,  to Harvey Ray Chester and Anna Florence Brown Chester.  

She was a homemaker for her family and was a loving mother and grandmother. She taught children's Bible classes and loved and served the Lord with all her heart.  

She was preceded in death by her husband: Charles Balcom, a son: Dan Balcom, and a daughter: Kerrie Martin. 

Survivors include   

Son - 
Tim Balcom

Brother - 
Jim Chester

Sisters - 
Johann Malone
Kathleen Spencer

Six Grandchildren and 
several Great Grandchildren

Pallbearers will be Damann Balcom, T.J. Balcom, J.C. Martin, Hogan Martin, Chris Martin and Tim Balcom.      

Peck Funeral Home                   
1600 Hwy 31 SW
P.O. Box 427
Hartselle, AL  35640
256.773.2541
256.773.2543 (Fax)

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Services

Visitation
Friday
January 14, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Hartselle Church of Christ
Sparkman Street
Hartselle, Al 35640

Funeral Service
Friday
January 14, 2022

12:00 PM
Hartselle Church of Christ
Sparkman Street
Hartselle, Al 35640

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