Ronnie Ray York was born the son of Avril York and Vida (Banning) York on November 24, 1964, in Salem, Arkansas, and departed this life May 5, 2014, in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas, at the age of 49 years.
He is survived by his five children, Abbe York, age 13, Audree York, age 11, Lucas York, age 9, Yoshiyah York, age 7, and Eliyah York, age 5, all of Missouri; four sisters, his twin, Connie Mazur of Branson, Missouri, Sondra Burgess of West Plains, Missouri, Karen Dahlquist of Hollister, Missouri, and LeAnn Harper of Republic, Missouri; four brothers, Bobby York of Lanton, Missouri, Randall York of West Plains, Missouri, Joie York of Camp, Arkansas, and Michael York of Springfield, Missouri; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Avril and Vida York.
Ronnie had prearranged a private burial. Interment was in the Gum Springs Cemetery in Salem, Arkansas, Friday, May 9, 2014, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc. in Thayer.
Memorial Services for Ronnie R. York will be held on Saturday, May 17, 2014, from 2:00 until 4:00 PM at the Mammoth Spring State Park, in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas.