Ronnie Lee Eastland age 48, of Greenville, passed away on Monday, July 9, 2012 at his residence. Ronnie was born July 13, 1963 in Raytown, Missouri to the late Clarence & Tennie (Hemby) Eastland.
Ronnie is survived by his wife, Trudy (Wetzel) Eastland whom he married June 5, 2003; son, Jeremy Eastland of Kansas City, Missouri; step sons, Eric & Sherri Stephan of Clayton and Brian Stephan & fiancée Lisa Cano Mote of Greenville; step grandchildren, Kyanna Stephan, Raven Mote and Hunter Mote; brothers & sister-in-law, James E. & Janiece Moore of Ava, Missouri, Ted Johnson of Greenwood, Missouri and Billy Vanzandt of Pottstown, Pennsylvania; sister, Jerry Kruger of Muldrow, Oklahoma; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his parents, Ronnie is also preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.
Ronnie was a retail clerk at Kroger in Greenville and worked part-time at Arby’s. Ronnie was a member of Gospel Baptist Church of Greenville.
A Celebration of Ronnie’s Life will be celebrated at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, July 13, 2012 at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville with Pastor Bill Edwards officiating. The family will receive friends on Friday from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Gospel Baptist Church or the Brethren Retirement Community Resident’s Aid Fund. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com