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Ronnie Carol Saffels

September 8, 1946 — May 6, 2020

Ronnie C. Saffels, 73, of Ooltewah, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at his home. He was of the Baptist faith and a member of the local Masonic Lodge. He served in law enforcement as a policeman and a constable. He was also a draftsman and bus driver. He worked for the Bradley County Road Department for over 20 years. His proudest accomplishment was leading his family to the Lord.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harvel and Nellie Saffels; sister, Nancy (Danny) Kaylor; grandson, Matthew Yarber; and nephew, Jessie Kaylor all of Cleveland.

He is survived by his wife, Janet Saffels; mother-in-law, Marie Land; brother-in-law, Greg (Melissa) Land; children, Becky and Scoop Aikens and Scott and Jordan Bowling; grandchildren, Tamara Yarber and Isaiah Aikens; great-grandchildren Joseph Yarber and Abbigail Holden; children by love, Tina and Duane Moller (Bre, Haley, Tyler and Leia) and Sandra and Benjie Pope (Jacob); and honorary brother, Jerry (Debbie) Kirby.

A memorial service will be held at Echoes of Mercy Baptist Church located at 515 Durkee Road SE in Cleveland, on Sunday, May 17, 2020, at 3:00PM with Pastor Daniel White officiating.

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