Banner




Sarah Ruth Anderson Jarrett

January 31 1932 - March 4, 2017


Visitation Location: Roush Funeral Home

Visitation Hours: Thursday, March 9 (1-3PM)

Funeral Service Location: Roush Funeral Home

Funeral Service Hours: Thursday, March 9 (3PM)

Officiated By: Pastor Carl Sellards
















Sarah Ruth Anderson Jarrett, 85, of Ravenswood, WV, departed this world to join her husband on March 4, 2017, in Parkersburg, WV.

She was born on January 31 1932, in Boomer, WV, daughter of the late Roy and Opal Jones Anderson.

Sarah was a member of North United Methodist Church in Ravenswood. She was also a member of the Jackson County Democratic Women’s Club. She was a loving mother and grandmother. She was a graduate of Morris Harvey College in Charleston, WV, where she received her degree in education. She was an elementary school teacher in Jackson County schools for many years.

She is survived by her daughters, Lori (David) Nuhfer, and Lisa Sullivan; son, Monty (Theresa) Jarrett; grandchildren, Susan, Erin, Katy, Jessica, Megan, Sarah, Michael, Aaron and Tracy; great grandchildren, Jillian, Jenna, Brody, Jensen and Alaina; sister, June Withrow and family; and her special friends, Mona Eubank, Betty Seagraves and Beaulah Summers; and many other friends too numerous to mention.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow Wilson Jarrett; sister-in-law, Leona Dooley; brother-in-law, Carl Dooley; and infant grandchildren, Wilson and Steven Ray Sullivan, and special friend, Judy Wiseman.

The funeral service will be held on Thursday, March 9, 2017, at 3:00 pm at Roush Funeral Home in Ravenswood with Pastor Carl Sellards officiating. Burial will follow in Ravenswood Cemetery.

Friends may visit the family at the funeral home on Thursday, March 9, from 1:00 to 3:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Jackson County Democratic Women’s Club, c/o of Janey McDowell, 6233 Point Pleasant Road, Millwood, WV 25262, or the North United Methodist Church, Washington and Brown Streets, Ravenswood, WV 26164.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at roush94@yahoo.com or on the Roush Funeral Home Facebook Page.




















Ph: (304) 273-2152
Fx: (304) 273-8006