Mr. Robert D. “ Ralph” Dones 70, of 151 Valley Road husband of Teressa Harrison – Dones ”Dude” went to be with the Lord on May 17, 2015 at Self Regional Medical Center. He was born in Greenwood County July 13, 1944 a son of the late Robert Dones, Sr. and Jessie Hackett Dones Lomax.
He was formerly employed with Chickasaw Processing and a Construction worker.
He was a member of Mt Moriah Baptist Church
Surviving is his devoted wife of the home, one son, Stanley Harrison of New Smyrna Beach, Florida; five daughters, Jessica Dones of Greenwood, Sheila Harrison (Shawn) Middleton of Warner Robbins, GA, Sebrina Johnson of Miami, Florida, Rachel Dones (Freddie) Walker of Miami, Florida and Sheniqua Dones (Markivon) Wallace of Miami, Florida; two brothers, Anthony Dones of Greenwood and Cleveland ( Cassandra) Dones of Promise land, SC; three sisters, Sarah Parramore, Bobbie Dones and Doris (JImmy) Wyche all of Miami, Florida 12 grandchildren, Takia Dones (Michael) Walker, Marquis Wallace, Malik Harrison, Maurice Wallace, Kadeah Tolbert, Kadyah Tolbert, Alicia Wallace, Mya Wallace, Amir Johnson-Clarke, Armani Johnson – Clarke, two reared in the home, Kareem (Whitney) Harrison and Aliah Williams, three great grandchildren, Malia Walker, Kareem Harrison, Jr. and Michael Walker; one godchild, Britney Starks of Miami,Florida; sisters and brothers in laws, Deborah Harrison (Alfred,Jr.)Rucker of Killeen Texas, Loran Cannon of Greenwood, Gregory Harrison of Ohio, Keith Harrison and Tammy (Darrin) Leverette both of Greenwood and host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held 2pm Saturday, May 23, 2015 at Mt Moriah Baptist Church with Bishop Emanuel Spearman officiating.
Burial will be in the church cemetery. Mr. Dones will be placed in the church at 1PM
Pallbearers will be Cliff Crawford, Jamar Thomas, Darris Leverette, Marquis Harrison, Torie Harrison. and Jamieson Thomas
Flower bearers will be Tonya Harrison, Ashley Crawford, Candice Laverette, Jada Laverette and Shanita Harrison . The family is at the home. Percival Tompkins Funeral Home is honored to serve the family.