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Ronald Eugene Gothard

August 23, 1952 ~ February 10, 2021 (age 68)



RONALD EUGENE GOTHARD, age 68 of Jemison, passed away on February 10, 2021 at his residence. He was born in Chilton County on August 23, 1952; the son of the late Claudie Gothard and the late Kathleen Stephens Gothard.

He was a former truck driver. He enjoyed racing and working on race cars. He also enjoyed working on heavy equipment.

He is survived by: Wife, Jean Gothard of Jemison; Step-Grandson, Raymond Russell of Braselton, GA; Step-Great-Grandson, Hudson Tanner Russell of Braselton, GA; Niece, Renay Driggers of Jemison; Niece, Leanne Medena of Jemison; Surrogate Son, Frankie (Martie) Smith of Jemison; Step-Nephews: Scott Moore, Gary Lee Moore, and Robbie Moore; Brother-in-Law, Gary (Joan) Moore of Houston, TX; Sister-in-Law, Sally Moore of Douglasville, GA; Sister-in-Law, Nancy Gothard of Jemison; and his fur grandbaby and constant companion, Taz.

He is preceded in death by: Parents, Claudie and Kathleen Gothard; Brother, Lonnie Gothard; Step-Daughters, Lisa and Lori Johnson; Brother-in-Law, Steve Moore; and Sister-in-Law, Pamela Moore.

At Mr. Gothard’s request, no funeral services will be held.

Final care and arrangements entrusted to the Ellison Memorial Funeral Home of Clanton, AL.

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