Ronnie W. Elrod

Mr. Ronnie W. Elrod, 73, of Cartersville, GA, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 22, 2019.  Ronnie was born in Rome, GA, on March 16, 1946, to the Late Mr. Roy Elrod and Mrs. Mary Frances Colston Elrod.

Ronnie was a devoted husband and father. He enjoyed gardening, cars and being Papa to his grandchildren. He worked for many years for Mannington Mills in Calhoun, GA. Ronnie loved to travel with his wife Fran to California, Hawaii, and visited most of the states in the U.S.  Ronnie will be truly missed by all who knew and loved him.

He is preceded in death by his parents, sisters; Nancy and Susan, and brother, Steven Elrod.

He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Frances J. Elrod; son, Todd (Cassie) Elrod; grandchildren, Emma Rose and Cruz Steven Elrod; nephews, Kirk (Joy) Brown, Eddie Brown, and Chris (Wendy) Ormeroid.

A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted in the chapel of Owen Funeral Home on Sunday, November 24, 2019, at three o'clock in the afternoon with Bobby Gayton and Corey Barnette officiating. Interment will follow the service at Oak Hill Cemetery, Cartersville.

The family will receive friends at Owen Funeral Home on Sunday, November 24, 2019, from two o'clock in the afternoon until the service hour.

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Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Dr., Cartersville, GA is honored to serve the Elrod Family in this most difficult of times.