Ruth Apperson Sizer, age 93, of 163 Shadowline Drive, Boone, passed away Tuesday, January 28, 2014, at her home.

Ruth is survived by one son, Charles T. Sizer, Jr. and wife Ruth of Boone; one daughter, Suzanne S. Jordan and husband Edwin of Parkersburg, West Virginia; three granddaughters, Jennifer S. Jordan of Gahanna, Ohio, Carol Ruth S. Holladay and husband Gaius Lucus of Orlando Florida, and Elizabeth S. Sizer of Washington, D.C.; two great-grandsons, William Casey Jordan of Gahanna, and Jackson Gaius Holladay of Orlando, and two brothers, Lawrence L. Apperson and wife Louise, and Claude Damon Apperson. She is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles T. Sizer, Sr., and her father and mother, Claude and Dessie McLendon Apperson.

Memorial services for Ruth Apperson Sizer will be conducted at a later date at St. Peters Episcopal Church in Fernandina Beach, Florida.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Peters Episcopal Church, 801 Atlantic Avenue, Fernandina Beach, Florida, 32034, or to the Blowing Rock Community Club.

Online condolences may be sent to the Sizer family at

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.

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