Ronald “Ronnie” David Tannehill

Published 5:46 pm Tuesday, June 25, 2013


Ronald “Ronnie” David Tannehill, 65, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2013, at his residence in Bogalusa. Ronnie, born Nov. 21, 1947, was the fourth child of J. C. and Lanelle Tannehill.

He is survived by his wife, Marlene Jones Tannehill; his mother, Lanelle Tannehill; his daughter, Jessica Lea Tannehill; two sisters, Patricia Marcomb and Linda (Don) Hansen; two brothers, Michael and Gregory Tannehill; a nephew, Roger (Mikelyn) Marcomb; a niece, Michelle Marcombe; a great-niece and great-nephew, Blake and Alaina Marcomb; and a special friend, Polly Keller.

His father, J. C. Tannehill; a brother, Jerry Wayne Tannehill; and a nephew, William Bill Sieglin, preceded him in death.

Visitation was held Tuesday, June 25 at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home from 10:30 a.m. until time for the funeral service at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel, with the Rev. Tommy Varnado officiating. Interment followed at Ponemah Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions in Ronnie’s memory to: Cancer Research Institute, One Exchange Plaza, 55 Broadway, Suite 1802, New York, NY, 10006.

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