Ralph Winesett, 86, of Galax, died Thursday, March 28, 2013, in the Twin County Regional Hospital.
He was born in Grayson County on March 9, 1927, to Louis Eli and Grace Elizabeth Liddle Winesett.
Survivors include his wife, Mozelle Winesett of Galax; daughter and son-in-law, Rhonda and John E. Dickenson of Independence; two step-grandchildren, two step-great-grandchildren; sisters and brothers-in-law, Pauline Davis, Iva Dell and Roy Moser, Betty and C.E. Frost, all of Galax; brothers, Burton Winesett of Savannah, Ga., Roger Winesett of Galax; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral was held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Mount Vale United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jeff Callahan and the Rev. Ted Bartlett officiating. Burial followed in the Mount Vale Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Mount Vale United Methodist Church.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.