Ronnie Lee Shubert, 58, loving father, brother, uncle and friend, after a long battle with cancer, went home to be with his Savior, Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, surrounded by his loving family and friends.
He attended Thompson Springs Baptist Church. He was an avid fisherman and hunter. He liked to garden and enjoyed lending a hand to those who needed his help.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Lindsey and Mary Lee Shubert; three brothers: Donald Ray Shubert, Charles Shubert and Bobby Joe Shubert; two sisters: Virginia Maxine Shubert and Donna Fay Shubert; one sister-in-law, Beulah Faye Shubert; and two brothers-in-law: Dewey Lewallen and Bill Davis.
He is survived by two children: Ronnie Lee Shubert Jr. and wife, Andrea (Nikki), of Pikeville and Calvin Lindsey Shubert of Virginia; three step-grandchildren: Danielle and Michael Cagle and Brandon Beebe, all of Pikeville; brother, Lester Gene Shubert of Old Fort; five sisters: Edna Ruth Davis of Kingston, Ellene Lewallen, Mary and husband, Tony Hernandez, Barbara and husband, Homer Roberts, and twin sister, Connie and husband, James Dobbs, all of Cleveland; sisters-in-law: Opal Shubert of Texas and Patsy Shubert of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews and many special friends.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with the Revs. Kevin Teague and Homer Roberts officiating.
Interment will follow in Mars Hill Cemetery in Kingston with Kyle Roberts, Jamie Dobbs, Scotty Hernandez, Ricky Lewallen, Jackie Prince and Brian Neely serving as pallbearers. His remaining nephews will serve as honorary pallbearers.
A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 this evening, Oct. 2, at the funeral home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Shubert family guest book at www. ralphbuckner.com.