WINTER HAVEN - Ronald L. Varnadoe, 72, passed Wednesday, November 27, 2013, in Winter Haven, Florida from cancer.
He is preceded in death by his father, Luther David Varnadoe. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Sherry Varnadoe; his children, Rusty Varnadoe, Ronda Sornstein, Robin Sheppard (Patrick), Randi Campo, Cathy Montpas (Paul), Stephanie Botha (Russell), Lenora Lawrence, and Kerri (Chris) Crane; his mother, Bonnie Varnadoe: his sisters, Sue Jackson (Dave), Glenda Cravey (Hamp); his brother, Larry Varnadoe (Beverly); and 16 grandchildren.
Born and raised in Polk County, Florida, Ron moved to Tampa, FL where worked and retired from GE Medical Systems. After retirement, he moved to the mountains outside of Helen, Georgia. For the past 10 or so years, Ron owned and operated Shape-up Sautee in Sautee, Georgia
A memorial will be held on Tuesday, December 3, 2013, from 6-7 p.m. at First Assembly of God of Eagle Lake, 670 N. Eagle Drive, Eagle Lake, FL.
Published in Ledger from Dec. 2 to Dec. 4, 2013