HOSCHTON – Ricky “Julio” Ruark, 54, died Thursday, June 11, 2009, at his residence.
A native of Barrow County, he was the son of the late Claude and Winnie Mae Hayes Ruark, and was a carpenter.
Survivors include his wife, Susie Ruark, Hoschton; children, Dewain Pittman, Braselton, Tim Ruark, Gainesville, Rodney Ruark, Hoschton, Chris Ruark, Statham, and Amber Ruark, Barnesville; sisters, Juanita Self, Auburn, and Mickey Hayes, Braselton; granddaughter, Bailey Ruark, Hoschton; special niece, Cindy Self; and ten grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Monday, June 15, in the chapel of Carter Funeral Home with the Rev. Tim Pittman officiating.
Burial was in the Center United Methodist Church.
Carter Funeral Home, Winder, was in charge of arrangements.