OBITUARY

Ronald William McGuire

September 12, 1959October 12, 2021
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Ronald William McGuire, 62, of Forest went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Ruth King McGuire.

Ronald was born in Lynchburg, September 12, 1959 and was a 1977 graduate of E.C. Glass High School where he played baseball and following graduation received a full scholarship to play baseball for Liberty University. His love of sports lead to a 25 year career of coaching area high school sports teams. He was a retired P.E. instructor from the Bedford County Schools. His love of the outdoors led him to starting R & C’s Lawn care and Landscaping. He was a lifelong member of Thomas Road Baptist Church. His favorite place to vacation with his family was Disney World. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son and brother.

He was preceded in death by his father, Horace William McGuire and his brother-in-law, Troy Arthur. In addition to his wife he is survived by his mother, Nancy Jones McGuire; three children, Heather Stoehr and her husband Clint, Krystal Dalrymple and her husband Luke and Casey McGuire and his wife Sarah; one sister, Angie Arthur Diemer and her husband Curt and six grandchildren, Madalyne Stoehr, Collin Dalrymple, Lillian Stoehr, Carson Dalrymple, Kinsley Dalrymple, Dalton McGuire and soon to be Tate McGuire.

A service celebrating his life will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Friday, October 15, 2021 at Thomas Road Baptist Church with Pastor Jonathan Falwell officiating. Interment will follow in Fort Hill Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, October 14, 2021 at Whitten Timberlake Chapel.

Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider the American Heart Association, www.heart.org.

To send condolences online, please visit www.whittentimberlake.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Horace William McGuire, Father (deceased)
  • Nancy Jones McGuire, Mother
  • Ruth King McGuire, Wife
  • Heather Stoehr (Clint), Daughter
  • Krystal Dalrymple (Luke), Daughter
  • Casey McGuire (Sarah), Son
  • Angie Arthur Diemere (Curt), Sister
  • He is also survived by six grandchildren, Madalyne Stoehr, Collin Dalrymple, Lillian Stoehr, Carson Dalrymple, Kinsley Dalrymple, Dalton McGuire and soon to be Tate McGuire.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Cody Arthur
  • Colton Arthur
  • Joe King
  • Bruce King
  • Henry King
  • Bob Williams

Services

  • Visitation

    Thursday, October 14, 2021

  • Celebration of Life

    Friday, October 15, 2021

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Teresa (Davis) Mills

October 14, 2021

Dear Ruth and family, I’m so sorry to hear about Ronald’s passing. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers. Prayers for comfort and peace.

Teresa

Linda Gentry

October 14, 2021

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Wishing you peace and comfort during this difficult time .

Karen Seamster

October 13, 2021

Ruth and family so sorry to hear about Ronald. Your family is in my prayers.

Veronica Booker

October 13, 2021

I am so sorry, sending prayers to the family. I enjoyed having him as a customer at the bank. 🙏🏽

Lynita Tuck

October 13, 2021

Ruth, Casey, Nancy and Angie,

My heartfelt sympathy for your family. Ronnie was taken to soon. So many fond memories growing up on a baseball field with our children.

We are praying for you during this difficult time

Lynita Tuck

Betty Hamlet

October 12, 2021

So much love and prayers to each of you!!! So sorry for the great loss you have, but we know he is with his LORD!!What a great guy he was and such a blessing to so many people!!!

Jeff and Cindy Capps

October 12, 2021

Ruth, Nancy and family— We are just heartbroken to learn of Ronnie’s passing. We are praying for all of you.

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