James Ronnie Cone Sr. 81 passed away on Thursday February 18, 2021. He was born in Greensboro GA to the late John Valentine Cone and Annie Laura Harrison Cone. He graduated from Lanier High School in 1957. After High School he served 4 years in the United States Army. He was retired from Norfolk Southern Railroad after 40 years of service.
He was preceded in death by his parents John Valentine Cone and Annie Laura Cone. Brothers John Cone, Harry Cone, Joe Cone, Doug Cone, George Cone, Gus Cone, and Jack Cone. Great grandson Garrett Thomas Cone.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years Ida Kay Hobby Cone. Children Jake Cone (Dawn) of Bolingbroke GA, Rhonda Cone Martin (Rick) of Midlothian VA., Tracie Cone Gunnell of Macon GA. Grand children Ashley Cone (Levi), Wes Cone (Kasey), Ronny Cone Mclendon (Hunter), Kristen Martin, Michael Martin, Jill Martin, Taylor Harris (Kaitlin), Mitchell Harris. Great grandchildren Trystin Brummett, Collins Cone, Judd Mclendon, Dillenger Harris, Kaisen Harris and his dog Sweetie.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Pine Pointe Hospice, 6261 Peake Rd. Macon GA 31210.
Burial Will Be Private.
Monroe County Memorial Chapel has charge of arrangements.