Robert Ranard, 86, Mt. Juliet passed away March 3.
Ranard was preceded in death by: parents, Elmo and Iva Ranard; wife, Retha Ranard; brother, Hubert Ranard; daughter, Norma Plemons; and granddaughter, Tasha Plemons.
He is survived by: daughter, Linda Racey; brother, Bill (Wanda) Ranard; sister, Betty (Ray) Shonk; grandchildren, Greg Racey, Jeff Racey, Crystal (Marty) Allen and Christopher Plemons; great-grandchildren, Jessica Allen, Elizabeth Racey, Robert Racey, Abigail Plemons, Max Wallace Plemons and Kody Racey; and great-great-grandchild, Jace Ericson (Racey).
Funeral services are Friday, March 8 at 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet with Rev. Ray Pledger officiating. Interment will follow the service at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens with Marty Allen, Greg Racey, :Jeff Racey, Christopher Plemons, Kody Racey and Robert Racey serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are: the Security Staff and Friends at Gaylord Opryland. Visitation with the family will be Wednesday, March 6 from 4-8 p.m, Thursday, March 7 from 4-8 p.m. and one hour prior to the service Friday.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2250 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, (615)758-5459, obituary line (615)758-8818, www.sellarsfuneralservices.com.