Ronald E. Baughn

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Ronald E. Baughn, 65, passed away Friday, Nov. 3, at his home in Carthage. Ronald was born Sept. 21, 1952, in Holbrook, Ariz., to Clarence Milton Baughn and Marion “Shellenberg” Baughn. Ronald was a long-time resident of Nevada, but spent the last two years living in Carthage. He was a Vietnam Veteran in the United States Navy and worked as a sales associate at Tap-Jac Lumber for several years.

Ronald is survived by one daughter, Sarah Balster (Pete) of Carthage; two sons, Terry Thomas (Julie) of Blum, Texas and William Blystone (Melissa) of Nevada; one brother, Carl Baughn of Beebe, Ark.; one sister, Darleena Orrison of Beebe, Ark.; seven grandchildren: Tedie, Cody, Ty, Lexi, Bradley, Amanda and Kaleena; six great-grandchildren, along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Ronald was preceded in death by three brothers, Wayne, Clarence and Edward; one sister, Juanita.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 13, at Ulmer Funeral Home Chapel.

Contributions may be made to the Ronald Baughn Memorial Fund.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Ulmer Funeral Home.