Obituary for Mr. Ronald “Runt” McGhee


Mr. Ronald “Runt” McGhee
March 13, 1954 – December 4, 2018

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Obituary for Mr. Ronald “Runt” McGhee

Funeral Service for Mr. Ronald “Runt” McGhee, 64, of Dadeville, Alabama, will be Friday, December 7, 2018 at 2:00 pm at the New Prospect United Methodist. Bro. Butch Cousins will officiate. Burial will follow in the New Prospect Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Langley Funeral Home. Mr. McGhee will Lie in State 1 hour prior to the service at the Church.

Mr. McGhee passed away on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at East Alabama Medical Center. He was born on March 13, 1954 in Tallassee, Alabama. Mr. McGhee was the owner of R & D Tree Service and also was a cattle farmer. He was an active member of New Prospect United Methodist Church. Runt was a former State Champion Horseshoe Pitcher; he always had a strong work ethic, enjoyed reading his Bible every day and was an avid Auburn Football fan.

He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Nancy Davis McGhee; sons, Kevin Ronald McGhee (Becky) and Darryl B. McGhee; daughter, Kayla McGhee Moore (Justin); brothers, Kendall McGhar, Wendall McGhar, Jed McGhar (Sherry) and Mark McGhar (Laura); sisters, Jean Coats (Gerald), Myra Youngblood and Lillie Reber (David); mother, Earvy McGhar; ten grandchildren; three great grandchildren and his life long friend, Robert “Buckshot” Spain.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Lillie Mae McGhee, father, Albert L. “Fet” McGhee and father, Walter “Jed” McGhar.

Memorials may be made to: New Prospect United Methodist Church, 198 Butterfly Lane, Dadeville, AL 36853.

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Langley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.