Funeral service for Ronald McCord, age 74, of Sulphur Springs, TX will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, October 23, 2020 at Murray – Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Tyler Wooten officiating. Interment will follow at Restlawn Memorial Park with Josh McCord, Jeff Harrington, Anthony McCord, Cody Minyard, Mike Grantham, and Seth Grantham serving as pallbearers. Honorary Pallbearers will be Loyd McCord, Larry Vilitow, Marvin Watson, Steve Turner, and Gary Smith. Visitation will be Thursday, October 22, 2020 from 6 to 8 P. M at Murray Orwosky Funeral Home. Mr. McCord passed away Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at Rock Creek Nursing Home and Rehabilitation.
Ronald was born October 17, 1946 in Sulphur Springs to Alfred and Opal Springer McCord. He married Katena Green on October 17, 1964 and later remarried Jacque McConnell on October 11, 1990 and she preceded him in death in 2012. He was a member of Davis St. Baptist Church. He owned and operated Ronald McCord Painting in Sulphur Springs and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his children, Joe McCord and wife Bonnie, Leslie Eppars and husband Jay, Brad McCord and fiancée, Millie Laird; grandchildren, Anthony McCord and wife Sarah, Timothy McCord, Brittney Minyard and husband Cody, Amanda McCord, Jalie Wooten and husband Tyler, Promise Larkin, Cameron Crump and wife, Tessa, Joshua McCord and wife, Belinda, Callie McCord; great grandchildren, Adrian McCord, Emily Brito, , Justiss Larkin, Kynnedy Crump, Kynzie Crump, Kegan McCord, Rylan McCord and one great grandson on the way in February; sister, Nancy Ann Grantham.
Ronald was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Jacque McCord.