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Mr. Rufus William Ruffin

September 28, 1935 ~ January 12, 2019 (age 83)

Mr. Rufus William Ruffin, age 83, of 1411 E. Jones St., Raleigh, departed this life on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at Rex Hospital. 

Funeral, 1 PM Saturday, January 19, 2019, Smith Temple Baptist Church, 322 S. East Street, Raleigh. Visitation, 12:30 to 1 PM prior to the Service. Interment, Rand Street Church Cemetery, Garner.

Survivors; son, Lamont Griffin (Wendy) of Raleigh; daughters, Sheila Johnson of Zebulon, Michelle Powell and Clara McLoud both of Raleigh; sister, Marie Harris of Raleigh; 13 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends including a very special niece, Lorraine Ruffin of the home.  

Public viewing, 12 Noon to 8 PM, Friday, January 18, 2019, at the funeral home.

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