Ruthie Mae Croskey, 73, widow of Cleveland Croskey Jr., was born on Oct. 17, 1944, in Bishopville. She departed this life on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, in Queens, New York.

Ruthie Mae is survived by three daughters and one son, all of New York; Willie Mae Reams; and other family members in Bishopville and Sumter.

Graveside services and interment will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday at Walker Cemetery, 700 W. Oakland Ave., Sumter.

Job's Mortuary Inc., 312 S. Main St., Sumter, is in charge of arrangements.

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