Duncan: Ronald David Lemons Sr, left this heavenly world Saturday, October 14, 2017 in Lawton at the age of 77.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM, Thursday, October 19, 2017, at the Callaway-Smith-Cobb Chapel in Marlow, with Rev. Lynn Parkhurst officiating. Burial will follow in the Duncan Cemetery under the direction of Callaway-Smith-Cobb Funeral and Cremation Services in Marlow.
Ronald was born Wednesday, October 9, 1940 in Sterling, to Robert Loyd and Allie (McClure) Lemons. He married the loved of his life Sylvia Bartlett in Wichita Falls on November 17, 1958. He had lived in the Stephens County most of his life and had served in the US Navy. Ronald had worked for Lockhead and Halliburton as a machinist and later retired after many years of faithful service. He loved his dogs and enjoyed gardening as well as fishing. Ronald like to tinker with things that needed to be fixed. He enjoyed watching documentaries on TV but what he enjoyed the most was spending time with his grandson, Louis Tyson.
Survivors include his wife, Sylvia Lemons of the home, a son, Richie Lemons and spouse Alfie Gustafson of Peaster, TX, 2 daughters, Rhonda Lemons and spouse Kelly Bird of Duncan, Lisa Lemons-Whitehorn and spouse Barbara Whitehorn of Asheville, NC, and a grandson, Louis Tyson of Asheville, NC. He is also survived by a brother, Tom Lemons and spouse Vonsell of Lawton, 2 sisters, Erceline Bailey of College Station, TX, Mattie Treadwill and spouse James of Maine, and a daughter-in-law, Donna Cox Lemons of Duncan, along with several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, Ronald David Lemons, Jr., 6 brothers, Herbert Lemons, Jack Lemons, Robert Lemons, Raymond Lemons, Benny Lemons Jim Lemons, and a sister, Midgie Lemons.
Published on October 17, 2017