Mrs. Ruth Kay Phillips Cromer, 76, of Royston, passed away Thursday, July 30, 2020 at Brown Health & Rehab, Royston. The family will receive friends Saturday afternoon August 8 from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. at the Strickland Funeral Home of Hartwell. Other times the family will be at the home of Kim Dutton, 5885 Elberton Hwy, Hartwell, GA 30643. Everyone with be asked to practice social distancing. Graveside services for Mrs. Ruth Cromer will be held Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Nancy Hart Memorial Park. Flowers are optional, memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 41 Perimeter Center East, Suite 550, Atlanta GA 30346. The Strickland Funeral Home of Hartwell is in charge of all arrangements.