Dorothy Ruth Tidwell, age 88, Haleyville, Alabama passed away Thursday, August 30, 2012 at Lakeland Community Hospital.Visitation is Saturday, September 1, 2012 from 2:00 – 4:00 PM at Pinkard Funeral Home-Haleyville. Service is at 4:00 PM in the funeral home chapel with Ronald Hodge and Ronnie Melvin officiating. Burial to follow in Sardis # 1 Cemetery in Lynn, Al. Survivors are Children, A.C. Timothy Tidwell wife Jenaette, Kenneth Gary Tidwell wife Mary, Robert Howard Tidwell wife Brenda, Phillip Darrell Tidwell wife Sandy, Regina Lane Burleson husband Issac, Kathy Lorraine Harbin husband Bobby, Rhonda Jane Boyett husband Harold; 16 Grandchildren and 19 Great Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by: parents, Peter Bert West and Rosana League West; Husband, A.C. Alonza “Bud” Tidwell; Sisters, Madie Kelly, Louise Tennent, Lucy Mobley, Media Ward; Brothers,Leon West and Fred West.