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Ronald Ralph Rasnake

August 11, 1944 — May 26, 2022

Ronald Ralph Rasnake, also known as “Tiny” and “Pops” age 77, of Abingdon, VA passed away on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at Johnston Memorial Hospital in Abingdon, VA.

Ronald was born in Richlands, VA on August 11, 1944 to the late Leslie Remire Rasnake and Edith Spears Rasnake.

He is survived by three sons, Kenny Heath and wife Christy of Meadowview, VA, Curt Lee Shew and wife Kimberly of Gulfport, FL, Joe Rasnake and wife Beth Finne of Abingdon, VA; three brothers, Bob Spears and wife Dolly of Abingdon, VA, Curtis Rasnake of Abingdon, VA, Danny Rasnake and wife Nancy of Abingdon, VA; a sister, Ginger Holmes and husband Preston Holmes of Damascus, VA; numerous grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Virginia Rasnake and a sister, Sherry Rasnake

The family will receive friends on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM at Farris Funeral Service Chapel at 427 East Main St. Abingdon, VA 24210

Ronald’s cremated remains will be interred at a later date beside his wife at Mt. Rose Cemetery in Glade Spring, VA.

The family will be gathering at the home of Joe Rasnake at 150 Melrose Street, Abingdon, VA 24210

Those wishing to express sympathy online may do so by visiting and signing the online guestbook.

The family of Ronald Ralph Rasnake is being cared for by Farris Funeral Service and Crematory, 427 E. Main St., Abingdon, Va. 24210 (276-623-2700).
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Saturday, May 28, 2022

3:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Farris Funeral Service, Inc. – Main Street Chapel

427 E Main St, Abingdon, VA 24210

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