In Memory

Sherry Jean Huffstetler

It's me again. Sherry Jean Huffstetler Ruff- SHERI RUFF

MURRELLS INLET, SC-Sheri H. Ruff, 65, passed away Sunday, July 31, 2016, in Murrells Inlet, SC, while comforted by her husband.

Born and raised in Gastonia, NC, she was the daughter of Louise and the late Carroll McLean Huffstetler. Sheri was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. As a pastor's wife she served her various church communities by planning and leading music, assisting with outreach programs and participating in Bible Study. She was always the first to help those in need. Sheri loved taking cruises to exotic locations, listening to classic jazz music and playing with her grandchildren.

Surviving Sheri, in addition to her mother, Louise Huffstetler, is her husband, The Reverend Roy Ruff; sons, Sean Ruff and wife Amy of Arlington, VA, and Chris Ruff and wife Priscilla of Toccoa, GA; grandchildren, Allison, William, Finnley and Emma; and sister, Patti Caldwell of Murrells Inlet, SC.

The family will receive guests for a viewing from 2 until 4 p.m., on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016, at Goldfinch Funeral Home, Beach Chapel.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., on Monday, Aug. 8, 2016, at Garden City Baptist Church where Sheri has been a member for the last 25 years.

Burial will follow at Belin Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Bosko Ministries (P.O. Box 1110 Little River, SC 29566) or the Lupus Foundation of America (

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Goldfinch Funeral Home, Beach Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.