Funeral service for Ms. Barron “Ronnie” Tallon Burch, age 91, of Cleveland, TN will be conducted at 2:00pm cst on Sunday, July 5, 2020 at Higgins Funeral Home, with Apos. Ryan LeStrange officiating.
Ronnie was born on July 17, 1928 in Florence, SC to the late Clarendon and Lucy Lee Johnston Tallon. She passed away June 30, 2020 in Fayetteville, TN. Ronnie taught for more than twenty-five years at Norvel Hayes Bible College, educating more than 2,500 students on God’s word. She studied God’s word daily and never left home without her Bible. She lived by the verse “With God, all things are possible”. Ronnie was a faithful member of the New Life Church.
Survivors include her daughter, Becky (David) Fikes of Fayetteville; son, Maxie Burch of Siloam Springs, AR; grandchildren, Chris Fikes, Ashley (Justin) Mathis, Sarah Jennings, Ben (Elizabeth) Fikes, Katie (Tito) Burch, Randy (Leah) Harris, Jessica (Daron) Van Nice, and Dillon (Veronica) Harris; nineteen great-grandchildren; sister, Dot Arnts; nieces, Amy Arnts, Lucy Arnts, Melody Cox, and Leslie Melton; and nephew, Bill Melton, Jr.. In addition to her parents Ms. Burch was preceded in death by her great-grandson, Christopher Ty Fikes; and sisters, Lucy Melton and Ailsa Craig Tallon.
Visitation with the family will be Sunday, July 5, 2020 from 1:00pm cst until the time of service at Higgins Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Ryan LeStrange Ministries, P.O. Box 16206, Bristol, VA 24209.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Ms. Barron “Ronnie” Tallon Burch.
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