HENDERSON, Ky. - Gerald Sue (Gerry) Rutledge, 77, of Henderson, Ky passed away Tuesday, November 26th at 1:46pm at Lucy Smith King Care Center. She was born July 10, 1936 in Henderson, Ky to Gerald Haywood and Eunice (Keown) Hays.

She retired from Osborne Brush Company in Henderson, Ky and she was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Martha Tilleson.

She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Jim Rutledge, one son, James Michael Rutledge of Orlando, FL; one daughter, Teresa Gayle Vanover and her husband David of Henderson, Ky, 5 grandchildren; Chasity Blakeley, Tiffany Ann Rolley, Ashley Celeste Wolfe, Dustin Nathaniel Rutledge, Myka Rutledge' 8 great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 11:00 am, Saturday, November 30th, at Trinity Lutheran Church. Pastor Mark Moog will officiate. Burial will be in Fernwood Cemetery.

Friends may call after 4:00 p.m. Friday at Tomblinson Funeral Home Henderson Chapel and Saturday 9:00 a.m. until service time at the church.

Pallbearers will be Joe Roberts, Dale Williams, Charlie Greenwald, Brian Rolley, Dustin Rutledge, Haydon Wolfe, and David Blakeley.

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