Mrs. Ruth L. McMahand departed this life Sunday, December 4, 2016. She is preceded in death by two daughters, Ethel M. Walter and Linda A. Fountain. She is survived by one daughter, Ruth L. Briley (Dallas), two sons, Richard L. Fountain (Sharon Ann) and Joseph A. Fountain (Ruby); son in laws, Amos S. Walter; eighteen grandchildren, twenty six great grandchildren; fourteen great great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. \n\nRemains rest at Mimms Funeral Home, 1827 Hull St. Funeral services will be held Friday, December 9, 2016 at 11 AM at the United Baptist Church, 8143 Forest Hill Ave. Rev. Gerald A. Stewart, Pastor, Officiating. Interment Maury Cemetery.