Ronald Joe Blanton

Ronald Blanton Obituary PhotoRonald Joe Blanton, 61, of Bolivar, MO, formerly of Bolivar, MO, December 31, 1957 - August 6, 2019.

Ronald “Ronnie” Blanton, age 61 of Bolivar, MO, passed away Tuesday, August 6, 2019, at Citizens Memorial Hospital Bolivar, MO.  He was born December 31, 1957, in Bolivar, MO, to Morris and Wilma (Harris) Blanton who precede him in death.  He was united in marriage to Trudy Gray January 12, 1980.  He was a member of First Assembly of God Bolivar, MO. 

          Ronnie is survived by his wife of 39 years Trudy of the home; his son Heath Blanton and his wife Mandi of Bolivar, MO; his daughter Crystal Blanton of Bolivar, MO; seven grandchildren: Tristan, Kailan, Troy, Kegan, Breanna, Madison, Aiden; one sister Ruby Clark and her husband Larry of Springfield, MO; four brothers: Junior Blanton and wife Pat of Grain Valley, MO, Robert Blanton of Springfield, MO, Jimmy Blanton of Springfield, MO, and Bobby Blanton and his wife Pam of Springfield, MO; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

          Memorial services will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, August 17, 2019, at First Assembly of God Church Bolivar, MO, with Pastor Gary Ankrom officiating.  Inurnment will take place at Mt. View Cemetery at a later date.  Online condolences may be made at:  Memorial contributions may be made to the family.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Pitts Chapel Bolivar, MO.

Published on on August 8, 2019.