October 3, 2013

Ronnie Jerry Williams, 60, of Rockingham, N.C., passed on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at the Richmond County Hospice House in Rockingham.

A visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at the Boles Funeral Home in Southern Pines. A memorial service will start at 11 a.m. Burial will be private in the Yates Thagard Baptist Church Cemetery with military honors.

Mr. Williams was born Dec. 22, 1952, in Moore County to the late Harvey Irvin Williams and Mary Alice (Poindexter) Williams. He served and retired from the U.S. Navy traveling extensively around the world. He enjoyed hunting in his earlier years and drag racing.

He is survived by two uncles, Jimmy Poindexter and wife Geraldine of Rockingham, and Billy Poindexter of Sanford, N.C.; and one cousin, Darrel Keith Poindexter of Yadkinville, N.C.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Terry Williams, in 2010.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made in memory of Ronnie Williams to the Richmond County Anson Community Hospice at 1119 N. U.S. Highway 1, Rockingham, NC 28379; phone number 910-997-4464. Online condolences can be made to

Boles Funeral Home of Southern Pines is serving the family.

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