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Ronnie Gearlds

Obituary Ronnie Gearlds, 68, of Shreveport, LA, formerly of Tompkinsville, passed away Sunday, March 23, 2014 at his home. He was born February 16, 1946 in Indianapolis, IN to the late Homer Gearlds and Golda Blankenship Gearlds. He was a self employed concrete finisher. He was united in marriage on April 9, 1965 to the former Judy Ann Rich. He is survived by his wife: Judy Ann Rich Gearlds of Shreveport, LA, one son: Tim Gearlds of Shreveport, LA, one daughter: Ann McQueen and husband Randy of McCadsvile, IN, three sisters: Sue Geralds of Tompkinsville, Shirley Pittman and Louise Monday both of Indianapolis, IN, four grandchildren: Michael McQueen and wife Alisha, Tyler Gearlds, Kristen Gearlds and Katie McQueen, one great grandchild: Brody McQueen. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother: Gary Gearlds. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, March 27 at 11:00 AM at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in the Freedom #2 Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5:00 PM on Wednesday and after 7:30 AM on Thursday at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. Memorials are suggested to the Freedom #2 Cemetery in Monroe County. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Ronnie Gearlds please visit our Sympathy Store. Cemetery Details Freedom #2 Cemetery Freedom #2 Cemetery Tompkinsville, KY, 42167 To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ronnie Gearlds, please visit our floral store.

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Ronnie was my papa he influence me in so many ways I hope I'm as good of man father bother and most of all husband I'm so proud of him I miss him so much I'm so very proud of my Nannie Judy for staying by him through the hard time at end of his life Love u papa your gone but u will live on I'm going to teach my kids all the wonderful things u showed me what life really about

Michael mcqueen Mar 14 2015 12:00 AM

I am so very sorry for your loss. At this difficult time please remember the Bible's promise at Acts 24:15, "There is going to be a resurrection." May the God of all comfort, comfort you in all your trials. - 2 Corinthians 1:3,4 Sincerely, Amy SmithJw.org

Amy Smith Apr 2 2014 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ronnie Gearlds

Bobby&Barbara Ferguson Mar 25 2014 12:00 AM