SAN SABA — Funeral services for Archie Rutherford, 93, of San Saba, wil be at 2 p.m. Monday, June 2, at Howell-Doran Funeral Home with the Rev. Jack Riley officiating and the Rev. Sam Crosby assisting. Burial will follow at the San Saba City Cemetery.
He died Friday, May 30, 2008, in Abilene.
He was born April 19, 1915, in San Saba County, the son of Dee Rutherford and Balzora Whitley Rutherford. He was married to Winnie Mae Barker on June 1, 1940, in San Saba County. She died March 4, 2005. He was a member of the Lions Club, a supporter of the New Horizons organization and a member and deacon of the First Baptist Church in San Saba for many years.
Survivors include one daughter, Gay Woodruff and her husband Don of San Saba; two granddaughters; three great-grandchildren; one sister, Vada Johnson of San Saba; and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by his parents, Dee and Balzora Rutherford; one brother, Clyde Rutherford; and one sister, Ellen Randolph.