Ronnie Douglas Warrick, 73, passed away Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at the Service League Inpatient Hospice in Greenville after a year long battle with pancreatic cancer.
Please join the family in celebrating and remembering his life at a visitation Sunday August 16 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Howell Funeral Home in Goldsboro, NC. A private service for family will be held at Eastern Carolina State Veterans Cemetery Monday with military honors.
Ronnie was the son of Thelma and the late Charlie B. Warrick. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Peggy Jennette Warrick; children, Shannon Fralick and husband, Jason of Dudley, Tamara Jones and husband, Jimmy of Winterville; sisters, Ellen Grantham and Anne Long of Dudley; his grandchildren, Brandy (Bebe) Kay and husband Kevan of Wisconsin and Olivia and Ava Jones of Winterville, as well as numerous nephews and nieces.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his toddler brother, JB Warrick.
Ronnie was a 1966 graduate of Southern Wayne High School. Drafted into the army shortly there after and stationed at Fort Gordon ,Georgia . He served 2 years and was honorably discharged in May of 1969. He served as a deputy sheriff of Wayne County for many years, owned his own business for several years and ultimately worked and retired from Jackson Builders.
He loved being outside, whether tinkering in his shop, mowing grass or creating and building any and everything.
He was definitely a “jack of all trades and certainly master of many”
You will greatly be missed, We love you.
The family is in the care of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro.
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