BURLINGTON - Mr. Junior Rone, 84, of 5301 Byrd Road, passed away on Dec. 11, 2012 at Peak Resources of Alamance.
A native of Person County, he was the son of the Rev. Joe Rone and Jessie Smith Rone, both deceased. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Margaret Rone and son Harry Tate.
Survivors include former wife, Laverna Rone; sons, Dale, Lewis and his wife Vernell, Kenneth and Joseph Rone, Tim Thompson (Wyvette), Larry Terrell and James Mitchell; daughters, Brenda Tate (Kenneth), Jessie Pittman, Pamela Mitchell, Caroline Allison (Curtis), and Dorylean Thompson (Tony); sisters, Mae Frances Royster, Wilhelmena Woods, Minister Emma Webb (George), Minister Nancy Clayton (Joe) and Janice Poteat (John); brother, Hubert Rone (Monie); and a host of other relatives and friends.
Public viewing will be held Friday, Dec. 14 from 1 to 8 p.m. at Alamance Funeral Service and at all other times at the home.
The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012 at Hester Grove Baptist Church with burial following in the church cemetery.
Viewing and visitation with the family will be held one hour prior to the funeral at the church.
Alamance Funeral Service has the honor of serving the family.