Ruthann (Sanqunetti) David, 79, passed away on Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, at Community Hospital of Anderson.
She was born on April 23, 1937, in Alexandria, to John and Ina (Finton) Sanqunetti. She was a graduate of Alexandria High School-Class of 1955. Ruthann was affectionately known as the "Candy Lady" as she was a well-known candy maker, especially for her novelty lollipops.
Survivors include her husband, Ronald David, whom she married Dec. 25, 1956; son, Jon David of Anderson; daughter, Ronda(Jon) Burroughs of Greenfield; sister, Dorothy Brewer of Alexandria; two brothers, Charles (Barbara) Sanqunetti and Donald (Peggy) Sanqunetti, all of Alexandria; and several nieces and nephews.
Ruthann was preceded in death by her parents.
A private Celebration of Life Service will take place in the chapel at Anderson Memorial Park. The Rev. Clifton Richardson will officiate. Interment will follow in Anderson Memorial Park.
Owens Funeral Home in Alexandria is handling the service arrangements.
Online condolences: www.owensmemorialservices.com.
Published on March 1, 2017