James Ronald (Ron) Bartlett, age 55 passed away Jan 16, 2013 at his home at 912 S Ward Street, Geneva Al. surrounded by his loving wife Debra Shehee Bartlett and two step sons Byron and Zac Shehee.
Ron was Christian by Faith and a member of Trinity Baptist Church, Geneva Al. Ronald was born March 23, 1957 to Johnnie Isaac Bartlett and Juanita Wooten Bartlett. Ronald was preceded in death by his father Johnnie Isaac Bartlett.
Ronald is survived by his wife Debra Shehee Bartlett of Geneva, Al., his mother and step father, Juanita Bartlett Mowell and Billy G. Mowell of Leonia, Fl., his daughter Michele and husband Michael Wherrett of Valparaiso, Florida, two sons, James (Jimmy) Ronald Bartlett Jr. and wife Shawna of Freeport, Fl, and John (Jay) Bartlett of Destin, Fl, two step sons Bryon Shehee of Montgomery, Al and Zac Shehee of Geneva, Al., five granddaughters, three grandsons, and one brother Johnny Dewayne Bartlett of Leonia, Fl.
Ronald graduated from Walton High School in 1975 and, followed with 17 years in the US Army. He was later employed by Lowes, Radio Shack (Mgr.), as well as a Florida Realtor.
Memorialization will be by cremation. Friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Ron's life at 10:00 AM on Saturday January 19th at Sorrell's Funeral Home, 2744 W. Magnolia Ave, Geneva Alabama with Brother Gene Hauser, Brother Allen Marsh, and Brother Rodd Jones officiating.
A private burial will follow at a later date at Gum Creek Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Liberian Ministries, Trinity Baptist Church, PO Box 787, Geneva Alabama, 36340 or Alacare Hospice, 3783 Ross Clark Circle, Dothan, AL36303.