Ronnie Vardell Player Georgetown, South Carolina Obituary

Ronnie Vardell Player

<p>Ronnie Vardell Player, 73, beloved husband of Carolyn Kellahan Player, passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2024, at his home.</p><p><br></p><p>Born on May 28, 1950, in Lake City, he was a son of the late Roy Vardell Player and the late Mildred Elizabeth McDaniel Player. After 49 years of service, Mr. Player retired from Georgetown Steel. During his nearly half-century career, he left a legacy of commitment and excellence. Outside of work, Mr. Player found joy in fishing, and had a passion for restoring classic cars. </p><p><br></p><p>Survivors include his wife of Andrews; two children, Bradley Player of Andrews and Kella Player Hanna (Wells) of Kingstree; three grandchildren, Reeves Player, Matthew Player and Estelle Hanna; three sisters, Wanda Boyd of Kingstree, Ann Bouchette (Tommy) of Johnsonville and Candi Garofalo (Bill) of Myrtle Beach; one brother, Glenn Player (Wanda) of Florence; numerous nieces and nephews. </p><p><br></p><p>He was preceded in death by a brother, Larry Player; and a brother-in-law, Jimmy Boyd. </p><p><br></p><p>Graveside services will be held at 10 AM Friday, May 17, 2024, in the Andrews Memorial Cemetery.</p><p><br></p><p>The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Thursday at Ridgeway Funeral Home.</p><p><br></p><p>Memorials may be made to Connie Maxwell Children's Home, Donate Now - Connie Maxwell Children's Ministries</p><p>P.O. Box 1178, Greenwood, SC 29648-1178</p><p><br></p><p>Online condolences may be left at www.ridgewayfh.com</p><p><br></p><p>Ridgeway Funeral Home of Georgetown is in charge of the arrangements. (843) 485-4242</p><p><br></p>
May 28, 1950 - May 14, 202405/28/195005/14/2024
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Ronnie Vardell Player, 73, beloved husband of Carolyn Kellahan Player, passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2024, at his home.


Born on May 28, 1950, in Lake City, he was a son of the late Roy Vardell Player and the late Mildred Elizabeth McDaniel Player. After 49 years of service, Mr. Player retired from Georgetown Steel. During his nearly half-century career, he left a legacy of commitment and excellence. Outside of work, Mr. Player found joy in fishing, and had a passion for restoring classic cars.


Survivors include his wife of Andrews; two children, Bradley Player of Andrews and Kella Player Hanna (Wells) of Kingstree; three grandchildren, Reeves Player, Matthew Player and Estelle Hanna; three sisters, Wanda Boyd of Kingstree, Ann Bouchette (Tommy) of Johnsonville and Candi Garofalo (Bill) of Myrtle Beach; one brother, Glenn Player (Wanda) of Florence; numerous nieces and nephews.


He was preceded in death by a brother, Larry Player; and a brother-in-law, Jimmy Boyd.


Graveside services will be held at 10 AM Friday, May 17, 2024, in the Andrews Memorial Cemetery.


The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Thursday at Ridgeway Funeral Home.


Memorials may be made to Connie Maxwell Children's Home, Donate Now - Connie Maxwell Children's Ministries

P.O. Box 1178, Greenwood, SC 29648-1178


Online condolences may be left at www.ridgewayfh.com


Ridgeway Funeral Home of Georgetown is in charge of the arrangements. (843) 485-4242


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May
16
Visitation
Thursday, May 16 2024
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Ridgeway Funeral Home
2918 Highmarket Street
Georgetown, SC 29440
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17
Graveside Service
Friday, May 17 2024
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Andrews Memorial Cemetery
7662 Georgetown Highway
Andrews, SC 29510
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