Ronald Byers

Ronald Harold Byers, 83, of Follansbee, WV, passed away at 1:17 a.m. on Saturday, June 25, 2022 at Weirton Medical Center, Weirton, WV.

Ronald was born on June 11, 1939 in Follansbee, WV. He was the son of the late Harold M. Byers and Virginia Margaret (Smith) Byers.

Ronald graduated from Follansbee High School and went on to serve in the United States Army as a SP4 (T) being an Expert (Carbine). He retired after 39 years of dedication to Stone Container, Wellsburg, WV.

Many will remember Ronald for his love of hunting, fishing and all things sports.

In addition to his parents, Ronald was preceded in death by his three sisters, Jackie Kidd, Clara Lee Sisinni and Janet Dotson.

Ronald is survived by his wife of 60 years, Mary L. (Revels) Byers; three children, David R. Revels and his companion, Liz Stevens, Sonya L. Byers and her companion, Jim R. Worrell Jr., and Ronald H. Byers II, all of Follansbee, WV; four grandchildren, Joshua and Tyler Revels, Jessica Mansfield and Alyssa Chapman; five great-grandchildren, Shawn Stevens, Brennen Riggs and Ella, Sophie and Hudson Chapman; a sister, Norma “Dotty” Scott of Colliers, WV; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received on Monday, June 27, 2022 from 5-8 p.m., and again on Tuesday, June 28, 2022 from 10 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 11 a.m. at the James Funeral Home, Follansbee, WV, 304-527-1717.

Interment will follow at St. John Cemetery Haven of Rest with Military Honors by the WV Army National Guard.

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