MACON - Ruth Wester Weldon, 90, died Sunday afternoon, July 6, 2008 at Maria Parham Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. today (Wednesday, July 9) at Mount Zion Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

She was a daughter of the late Joseph Clyde and Sarah Florence Gupton Wester. She was a native of Franklin County and a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church.

Surviving: her daughter, Faye Lynch (Carl) of Macon; sisters, Annie Gupton and Elistine Allen, both of Louisburg; brother, Bobby Wester of Franklinton; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Mount Zion Baptist Church, Building Fund, 111 Laurel Mill Road, Louisburg, NC 27549.

Arrangements by Strickland Funeral Home, 103 W. Franklin St., Louisburg.