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Ruth E. Beatty, 86, of Franklin, formerly of Columbus, died at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at Franklin United Methodist Community Health Care Center.
She is survived by sisters, Rose A. Beatty and Mary J. Ward, both of Franklin.
A graveside service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday at Daugherty Cemetery, with the Rev. David Lee officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bartholomew County Humane Society.
Arrangements were made by Hathaway-Myers Chapel on Pearl Street.