Alice Ruthie Walker Haile, age 85, of Heath Springs, S.C., passed away, Tuesday, January 3, 2023, in MUSC Health Lancaster Medical Center, Lancaster, S.C., Born in Magee, Mississippi, she was a daughter of the late Charlie Washington Walker and Hattie Mae Ware Walker. Mrs. Haile was married to the late John Rambo Haile and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, Heath Springs, S.C. She owned and operated a home nursery for several years.
She is survived by her children, John Richard (Teressa) Haile, James Robert (Donna) Haile, Teresa June (Jim) Wolcott and Tequila Ann McAllister; 8 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; 3 brothers, James Walker, Rev. Thomas M. Walker and Gerald G. Walker; 2 sisters, Marie W. Roberts and Eva Nell Farley. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Walker and a sister, Clara Bee McNair.
A graveside service was held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, January 6, 2023, in Beaver Creek Cemetery, Kershaw, S.C. Rev. Buddy Thomas officiated. Burial followed in the cemetery.
Memorial contributions in memory of Mrs. Haile may be made to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 4357 Kershaw-Camden Highway, Heath Springs, S.C. 29058.
Arrangements were under the care of Baker Funeral Home, Kershaw, S.C.