Ronald “Ronnie” Eugene Hood, 69, passed away Monday, December 24, 2018 at Morrison Manor in Laurinburg, NC.
Born February 28, 1949, in Dillon, SC he was a son of the late Morris H. Hood and Betty Jean Gaddy Hood. Mr. Ronnie served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War and later retired from the Army National Guard after 22 years of service. He attended Smyrna United Methodist Church and was retired from INA in Cheraw, SC. Mr. Ronnie enjoyed attending races and going RVing.
He is survived by his wife, Hilda Rae Hendrix Hood; son, Ronald Eugene Hood, Jr. (Annie) of CA; daughters, Robyn Annette Hood Belk (Steve) of CA, Betty Rae Hood Cooke (Allen) of Galivants Ferry, SC, Ronnie Marisa Hood Barfield (Phillip) of Bennettsville; brothers, Alan Hood of Bennettsville, Jason Hood (Kesha) of Laurel Hill, NC; sisters, Susan D. Hood of Bennettsville, Nancy H. Lang of Clemmons, NC, Jackie H. Burke (Tommy) of Laurel Hill, NC; grandchildren, Justin, Katie, Cameron, Jackson, Emilie, Austin “Rudy”, Hunter, Haleigh, Blair, Destani, Brennan, Rachael, and Kelly; 2 great-grandchildren, Novaleigh and Conner Hayes.
Mr. Ronnie was preceded in death by his parents listed above; brother, Joe Hood; sister-in-law, Judy Hood.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, December 28, 2018 at Burroughs Funeral Home, burial with military honors will follow in Sunset Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday, December 27, 2018 at the funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the Marlboro Rescue Squad. P.O. Box 123, Bennettsville, SC 29512.
On-line condolences may be made at www.bfhbennettsville.com
Burroughs Funeral Home is honored to assist the Hood Family.