Mary Ruth Prater Holder, age 74, a resident of Powell, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 15, at Park West Medical Center in Knoxville.
Mrs. Holder was born Oct. 10, 1938, in Roane County. She moved to Powell in 1969.
Mary Ruth was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was a faithful Christian and a member of the Mountain View Baptist Church in Lake City.
She retired from Allied Chemical as a seamstress following 17 years of employment.