Mr. Ronald Clyde McIntyre, age 78, of Resaca, GA, went home to be with the Lord after a courageous battle against Parkinson, Friday November 3, 2017 at Gordon Health Care. Ronald was born August 16, 1939 in Walton, NY, the son of the late Ronald McIntyre and Dorothy Boyer McIntyre. Ronald was also preceded in death by the mother of his children, Patricia Bowman; son, Daniel McIntyre; daughter, Deborah McIntyre; brother, Gary McIntyre; sisters, Alice Holtzlander and Linda Green.
Ronald attended and graduated from Mt. Upton Central School in 1957. Ronald enter the United States Army in 1959 and upon completion of his service to his country, Ronald attended Bluefield College and Tennessee Temple. After completing his education Ronald ministered at several churches, serving 20 years at Grace Assembly Church. Ronald also taught at Tabernacle Bible Institute in Virginia Beach, Virginia and founded the Dalton Christian School from 1978-1982. For a time Ronald worked at Southern Binders in Dalton, GA and then founded Flo-Rite and retired after 30 years.
Mr. Ronald Clyde McIntyre is survived by his wife, Shirley McIntyre; son David (Christie) McIntyre; daughters, Penney Bates, Georgia (Jim) Silvernail; brothers, Robert ( Jackie) McIntyre, Russell ( Andrea ) McIntrye; sisters, Patty ( Andy ) Meigs, Bonnie(Charles ) Romano, Candace ( Arthur ) Nash; nine grandchildren and five great-granchildren; special friends, Roger and Margaret Gallalee, Rose Jones, James and Janice Daniels.
Service to celebrate the life of Mr. Ronald Clyde McIntyre will be held Monday November 6, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. from Ponders Calhoun Chapel, with Reverend A.J Walker and Reverend Walter Hare officiating. Musical arrangements will be provided by Charles and Terannie Brumbelow. Interment will follow at Canton National Cemetery with America Legion Post 112 of Dalton performing the graveside rites. Serving as pallbearers will be Brock Bates, Bryce Bates, Nathanial Silvernail, Jim Silvernail, Taylor McIntyre and Lloyd Pack.
The family will receive friends Sunday November 5, 2017 at Ponders Calhoun Chapel from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.pondersfuneralhome.com.
Ponders Calhoun Chapel 675 Jolly Rd. Calhoun, GA 30701, 706-625-7577
Published on November 3, 2017