Ronnie Lee Williford, 75, of Auburn, Indiana, died on Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
He was born on Feb. 20, 1945, in Harriman, Tennessee.
Ronnie married Linda L. Rottger on Aug. 4, 1962, in Wartburg, Tennessee, and she survives in Auburn.
He worked for the Auburn Foundry in Auburn for 14 years.
Also surviving are six sons and two daughters, Jeff Williford, of Auburn, Kim (Lyle) Lanning, of Auburn, Tom Williford, of Waterloo, Debbie (Scott) Hart, of Garrett, Brian Williford, of Auburn, Brad (Marne) Williford, of Auburn, Randy Williford, of Auburn and Rick Williford, of Garrett; 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Sue Ann (Marvin) Jones, of Garrett.
He was preceded in death by his father, Elbert Dewey Williford; mother and stepfather, Mary Alice (Isham) and Robert Roush; and four siblings, Robert Williford, Donald Roush, Charlie Roush and Shirley Mutzfield.
There will be private family services held at Feller and Clark Funeral Home, 1860 Center St., Auburn.
Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery in Auburn.
Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m., on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021, at the funeral home.
Per Gov. Holcomb’s mandate, face coverings and social distancing will be required. There will only be 50 people allowed inside the funeral home for visitation at one time, so visitors may need to be prepared to wait outside.
Memorials may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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