Ruth Stifflemire, age 64, of Jonesboro, died Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26, at Coffey Cemetery. Mrs. Stifflemire was born Nov. 28, 1952, in Littlefield to the late Ernest and Nellie Mullenix Cantrell. She grew up in the Jonesboro and Hamilton area. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Stifflemire, in 2015; her parents; brothers, Raymond and Ernest Cantrell; and sister, Pansy Johnson. She is survived by her daughters, Charla Stifflemire and Carla Genovese of Waterbury, CT; and two grandsons.