Johnny Earlene Ruff Kunkle, 70, of Newberry, died Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at Newberry County Memorial Hospital.
Born on February 1, 1949 in Newberry, she was a daughter of the late J.E. “Jack” and Juanita Minick Ruff. She was a 1970 graduate of Greenville Memorial Hospital School of Nursing and was retired after 40 years as a Registered Nurse. She was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church.
Mrs. Kunkle is survived by her husband, Robert Keith Kunkle; a son, Robert Keitt (Beth Satterwhite) Kunkle of Newberry; a daughter, Barbara LaShea Kunkle of Irmo; grandchildren, Audrey Keller Kunkle and Robert Kole Kunkle. She was predeceased by a sister, Wanda Lynn Ruff.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 am Monday, November 25, 2019 at Newberry Memorial Gardens by the Rev. Jason Schafer. Memorials may be made to St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 4056 St. Luke's Church Road, Prosperity, SC 29127 or the Newberry County Memorial Hospital Foundation, PO Box 497, Newberry, SC 29108.