Ruth Ann Bledsoe Estep, 72, of Justice, WV went home to be with the Lord on February 7, 2021 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston, WV.  She was born on February 8, 1948 in Simon, WV a daughter of the late Mason and Ilene Blankenship Kennedy.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her first husband Kenneth Bledsoe; two daughters Julia Annetta Bledsoe and Eva Lynn Hunt; a son Steven Jarrell Bledsoe; and a brother Danny Kennedy.
Survivors include her loving husband of seventeen years Terry Eugene Estep; four sons Kevin (Melissa) Bledsoe of Lynco,Kenneth (Misty) Bledsoe of Brenton, Jason (Chasity) Bledsoe of Coal Mountain and Travis (Whitney) Barbour of Hanover; a daughter Nancy (Darrell) Barbour of Hanover; a step daughter Bridget Miller of Flatwoods; twenty-two grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; three sisters Ernestine (John) Ward of Simon, Peggy (Troy) Morgan of Simon and Lucy (Everett) Cochran of Lynco; three brothers Bobby (Becky) Kennedy of Lynco, June (Ann) Kennedy of Simon and Joe (Dolly) Kennedy of Rockhouse; and a host of nieces, nephews and other loving family and friends.
Funeral service will be held at 1 pm on Saturday February 13th at the Apostolic Faith Tabernacle, Lynco, WV with Bro. Timmy Mills and Bro. Wayne Bailey officiating. She will be laid to rest in Morgan Sandau Cemetery, Long Branch Mountain, WV. Friends may gather with the family after 6 pm on Friday February 12th at the church. Pallbearers will be family and friends.
The family is being served by Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV.