Ronald ‘Ronnie’ Wayne Spry

Published 8:26 am Monday, December 26, 2022

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Ronald “Ronnie” Wayne Spry, 72, of Salisbury, passed away peacefully on Monday, Dec. 19, 2022 at home.

Born March 20, 1950 in Gaffney, SC he was the son of the late Joe J. Spry and Sara Emma Blanton Spry. He is also pre-deceased by his step-mother Elizabeth Crater Spry and sister Carol Jean “Jeannie” Spry.

Ronnie worked in retail after high school and was a Christian. His favorite pastimes were watching PGA golf and the Atlanta Braves. He had a knack of remembering dates and could calculate numbers in a flash! Ronnie was such a sweet soul and loved his family dearly.

He is survived by: his sister, Karen Veno (Joe); brother, Joey Spry (Jeana); sisters, Frankie Todd (Ted) and Patsy Coppino (John); brother, David Sheets (Viv); numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles; and a special aunt Betty Brooks Patterson.

A graveside service will be held Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022 at Liberty United Methodist Church at 1 p.m. officiated by his brother, Pastor Joey Spry.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to: or Fisher Street Baptist Church, 810 Fisher St., Concord, NC 28027.

Eaton Funeral Home of Mocksville is serving the Spry family.