Ronald Obbards


REDFIELD — Ronald Glen ‘Ronnie’ Obbards, 57, of Redfield, passed away Sunday, October 28, 2012. He was born in Long Beach, Calif. on March 25, 1955 to the late Donald Wayne and Josie Ward Obbards. He attended schools in Glendale, Ark. and was a carpenter and had worked for Built-Rite Fence. He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Marita Jo Phillips.

Ronnie is survived by his wife, Louise Smith Obbards, whom he married September 3, 1982; sons, Billy (Jessica) Howell of Redfield, Timothy Obbards of Redfield; daughters, Tina McCann of White Hall, Karen (Garry) Phillips of Pine Bluff; nine grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; sister, Tammy (John) Kelso of Redfield.

Visitation and memorials service will be from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Funeral arrangements are by Cranford Funeral Home of White Hall (www.cranfordfh.com)