Ronnie Joe Newell, 73 of Opelika, passed away July 13, 2022, at EAMC. Mr. Newell was born July 13, 1949 to Arche and Janice Williams Newell. He spent most of his life in Florida but lived the last nine years in Opelika.
Mr. Newell was preceded in death by his parents and brother Jerry Newell. He is survived by his wife Ellen G. Newell; children: Ronnie Joe Newell, Jr., Sabrina Gilbert; grandchildren: Raleigh Phelps, Dylan Newell, Jace Newell; siblings: Archie Newell, Annette Newell and Shirley Whildon.
Visitation was held at Jeffcoat-Trant Funeral Home Tuesday, July 19, 2022, from 9 to 11 a.m. with funeral services at 11 a.m. in the chapel.
Jeffcoat-Trant Funeral Home directed.