Ruth Lucile (Smith) Brown, age 79 of The Villages, FL passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2005. Mrs. Brown, the wife of John W. Brown, was a long time resident of Clarkston, GA. Before moving to The Villages in 2004 she resided with her daughter in Snellville, GA. Survivors include her daughter, Lynda of The Villages, FL; sisters, Margaret Kornegay of Goldsboro, NC, Patsy and Clifford Cowan of Marietta, GA; brother, Roy M. Smith, Sr. of Decatur, GA; and nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Friday, August 12 at 2pm at Wages Snellville Chapel. Interment at Floral Hills Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 until 9 pm at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers make donations to the Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Florida, 1855 W.S.R. 434, Suite 282, Longwood, FL 32750 or to Hospice of Lake and Sumter, 12300 Lane Park Road, Tavares, FL 32778-9972, in memory of Ruth Lucile Brown. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc. Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200.