Ronnie James

Monday, April 9, 2018

SIKESTON -- Ronnie E. James, 52, died April 7, 2018, at his home in Sikeston.

Born Aug. 5, 1965, in Des Plaines, Ill., he was the son of Charlie Smith and Carylon Traughver Saling.

Other survivors include: one son, Derrick James of Lincoln, Neb.; one stepbrother, Chuck Smith of Blodgett; two stepsisters, Melody Smith of Columbia and Martie Kennedy of Sikeston; seven uncles and two aunts.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until noon Tuesday at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston with Dewayne Kirkpatrick officiating.

A private burial will be held Wednesday at Rose Hill Cemetery in Mammoth Spring, Ark.

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