West Plains, MO Location (417) 256-4141

Thayer, MO Location (417) 264-7242

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.



  1. Howard and Sharon Rader
    May 6, 2014 @ 7:18 pm

    We send our thoughts and prayers to the York Family. May God be with your family in these saddest of times. Howard, Sharon Rader and Family


  2. sue purcell
    May 6, 2014 @ 7:53 pm

    So sorry for the family RIP Ronnie


  3. Cary Welch
    May 6, 2014 @ 9:28 pm

    I remember Ronnie from High School in Mammoth Spring, as well as his two sisters Karen, and Connie. He was a good person and good to be around. He will be missed greatly.


  4. Debbie Rose
    May 7, 2014 @ 1:42 pm

    So sorry to hear the news about Ronnie’s passing. Thoughts and Prayers to all the Family. May God comfort you all during this difficult time. Debbie Rose


  5. Jeani Smith
    May 8, 2014 @ 10:52 am

    Prayers to the family your in our thoughts. Ronnie will be greatly miss. He was great friend and customer. meadowbrook will miss you.


  6. Charlie & Charlotte Herrick Hurtt
    May 8, 2014 @ 4:56 pm

    Our sympathy to Bobby, Sondra and all the York family.


  7. Eric Lewis
    May 10, 2014 @ 2:31 pm

    Very sad to hear about Ronnie, I knew him all his life as well as his family, our prayers go out to the family


  8. Gary and Wanda VonAllmen
    May 14, 2014 @ 8:20 am

    So sorry for your loss of Ronnie. He and Vida were good people and very good neighbors and we enjoyed both of them.


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