Ronald C. "Ronnie" Marchant, 87, of Bessemer, AL passed away September 7, 2021. He was a member of Peoples Church in Hueytown. Ronnie was a veteran of the US Army. He was a member of Masonic Lodge Woodstock. Ronnie was famously known for Ronnie Marchant's Furniture in Bessemer and the surrounding areas. He was a regular on the Country Boy Eddie Show for thirty five years. Ronnie was a loving husband, devoted father and a fun loving and caring uncle. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marlene Marchant; his son, Jeff Marchant and his sister, Greta (Charles) Loyd. Ronnie is survived by his sister, Cherry (Garry) Darden; several nieces, nephews and extended loving family and friends. Honorary pallbearers will be, Mayor Kenneth Gulley, Max Williams, Roger Eubanks, Anthony Underwood and Beau Smith. Funeral service will be Monday, September 13, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. at Bessemer Brown Service Funeral Home with burial following at Rock Creek Church of God Cemetery. Bro. Buddy Poe will be officiating the service. The family will receive friends Monday, from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. The family requests that masks be worn.
Published by The Birmingham News from Sep. 9 to Sep. 12, 2021.