Ronald Paul "Ronnie" Walsworth
Graveside services for Ronald Paul "Ronnie" Walsworth of Thackerville, OK are set for 10:00 a.m. Friday, November 11, 2016, in Mt. Zion Cemetery, Thackerville. Officiating will be Bro. Murray McMurray. Arrangements are under the direction of Flanagan-Watts Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Marietta, OK.
Born January 10, 1959 in San Antonio, TX, Ronnie was the son of Shurburne Paul Walsworth and Wanda Gale Stricklan Walsworth. He passed away Monday, November 7, at his home in Thackerville at the age of 57.
A resident of Love County most of his life, he had been employed as an over-the-road truck driver and most recently was site manager for Wills Trucking. Ronnie also served in the U.S. Navy. He loved spending time with his grandchildren, roping, and watching bull riding. Another of his favorite pastimes was competing in barbecue contests, especially with his luscious fifth place bean and chili recipes.
Ronnie was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Bryan and Kelli Walsworth of Matlock, WA; three daughters and sons-in-law, Marcie and Shane Kirk of Marietta, Amber Rains of Gainesville, TX, and Hollie and Quentin Yoho of Yates Center, KS; sister, Debbie Harter-Brown and husband Bill of Thackerville; and 13 grandchildren.
Serving as casket bearers will be Colby Peery, Cade Rains, Aidan Yoho, Pat Neu, Alan Goldsmith, Randy Hart, and Danny Daniels. Honorary bearers are members of the Thackerville High School Class of 1992, Murray Liddell, and Mark Goode.
Time of visitation for family and friends will be from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Online guest book: wattsfuneralhome.com
Published on November 9, 2016