Bishop Ronnie Rich
June 21, 1946 – November 26, 2017
Passed in Peace Sunday, November 26, 2017 at the age of 71.
Bishop Ronnie Rich was a loving father to 9 children, Jeannine L. Rich, Kelvin L. Rich, Brian S Rich (Shanita), Faith M. Rich, Jeremy N. Rich, Christen R. Wallace (Bobby Wallace), Keith C. Rich, Gabrielle D. Rich, and Jason A. Rich (Alyson). He was a proud grandfather to 21 grandchildren. He was a loving brother to two sisters and three brothers, Diane Stanfield, Sarphanese Manuel, Galloway Rich, Jr., Donald Rich and Izeal Rich. He leaves to cherish his memory many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Bishop Rich will be remembered by family and friends as a loving father, distinguished foreman, supervisor and trainer of Monsanto chemical plant; which later became Solutia. Some will also remember Bishop Rich as a proud patriot of the US Marines. The most important role to him was that of walking in truth as a man of God.
Visitation will be held at 10:00am, Monday, December 4, 2017 at the First Baptist Church of Warrington, 105 Gulf Beach Highway, Pensacola, Florida 32507 with service at 11:00am. Interment will be held at Barrancas National Cemetery at 1:00pm.