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Ruth Genevieve (Gunter) Thomas
September 24, 2023
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Ruth Genevieve Gunter Thomas, age 83, of Sanford, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 24, 2023, at Keller’s Oakhaven Rest Home in Sanford where she had been a resident for many years.
She was born in Lee County to the late Otis Gunter and Fannie Gilmore Gunter. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Siler Gunter, O.T. Gunter, Viola Donithan, Clara Mae Gautier, Virginia Smith Holt, and Mildred Shropshire. Ruth loved sharing a meal with family – especially her fried chicken. She enjoyed pretty jewelry and conversations with her friends. She will be missed greatly by all who loved her.
Ruth is survived by her son, Freddie Gunter of Sanford and daughter, Christine Wicker of Florida.