Delphy Rutherford

Died: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Thu., Jan. 10, 2019
Location: Walters Funeral Home Chapel

Funeral Service

7:00 PM Thu., Jan. 10, 2019
Location: Walters Funeral Home Chapel

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Mrs. Delphy Virginia Thomas Rutherford age 97 of Jellico, TN passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019 to be with the Lord.  She was of the Church of God faith.  She is preceded in death by Husband, Bob Rutherford, Daughter, Eunice Ann Rutherford, Parents, Denny and Grace Smith Thomas, Brothers, Gene and E.J. Thomas, Sister, Hazel Ramirez, and Sons-in-law, Glenn McGuire and Ronald Byrd.


She is survived by Daughters, Jeanette McGuire of LaFollette, Grace Watson and Tom Burke, of Louisville, KY, Pernie Byrd of LaFollette; Son, Robert Rutherford and wife, Sandra, of Jellico; Five Grandchildren, Eight Great-grandchildren, and Three Great-great-grandchildren; Sister, Doris Stanford; Several other relatives and friends.


Funeral Services Thursday 7 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mike Smith officiating.  Family and friends will meet Friday 11:30 A.M. at Walters Funeral Home and proceed to Campbell Memorial Gardens for graveside services and interment.  The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 P.M. Thursday before funeral services.  Online condolences for Mrs. Rutherford may be made at  Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Delphy Virginia Thomas Rutherford. 

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Cathy Avans
   Posted Wed January 09, 2019
Praying for strength from the lord for family.delphy was a special lady and woman of God full of love and faith.loved this sweet lady.

David and Sharon (Smith) Henegar
   Posted Thu January 10, 2019
Fly with the Angels. You are now with Uncle Denny and Aunt Gracie and your brothers and Sister.
Prayers and Love to all.

Kristen Thomas & Family
   Posted Thu January 10, 2019
Condolences from The Thomas Family in FL. Fly high with the Lord & Angels above.

Judy rice
   Posted Mon January 14, 2019
So sorry I did not know until I saw Mildred Smith told me