Ruth Ann Lester Dales, age 72 of Abingdon VA, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at Bristol Regional Medical Center, surrounded by her adoring family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lacey and Icy Lester and five Brothers.

She was survived by loving husband, Starrett Dales; her beloved children, Lara Smith Miller of Nashville, TN and Jonathan Smith and wife, Jackie of Kingsport, TN; three loving brothers, James Lester and wife Susie, Ralph Lester and wife Linda, and Paul Lester and wife Paulie; and one sister Jean Lowe, all of Abingdon, VA.

Ruth Ann also had many special nieces; nephews; cousins and a multitude of loving friends.

Her laughter and kind, loving heart will be deeply missed all who knew her.

With respect to her wishes there will be no services. The family is receiving visitors at the home.

FROST FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES OF ABINGDON, VA. IS HONORED TO SERVE THE DALES FAMILY.