Ronnie Pounders, 67, of Russellville, passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at his residence.
Ronnie was a native of Franklin County and was self-employed. He enjoyed Alabama football, cooking, and playing pool. He was happy, helpful, and never met a stranger. He will be missed by his many friends and family.
Left to cherish his memory are his children, Carrie Lynn Wilson and husband, Bryan, Tracy B. McLemore, and Tanner Steele; grandchildren, Nathan and Corey McLemore and Austin and Brooklyn Wilson; brother, Dexter Pounders and wife, Laura; and niece, Nena Brown and husband, Bomber.
The funeral service will be today at 2 p.m. at Pinkard Funeral Home, Russellville, with burial in Belgreen Cemetery. Officiating will be Ralton McCarley. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from noon until 2 p.m.
Pallbearers will be Tanner Steele, Nathan McLemore, Corey McLemore, Austin Wilson, Bryan Wilson, and Samuel Steele.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Gardie and Vivian Pounders.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Steele, Dr. Ridgeway, Dr. Clark, and Gentiva Hospice of Muscle Shoals.
Condolences may be left at pinkardfh.com