Ronald Lee Dearing



Ronald Lee Dearing, 60, passed away Saturday night surrounded by his family. He was the son of Anna Dearing and the late James Williams Dearing, of Fairborn, Ohio, and husband of Brenda Dearing for 42 years. Ronald was retired from the Air Force where he worked as a jet mechanic. He loved his family and fishing.

A funeral service to celebrate Ron’s life will be held on Thursday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. in the Shumate-Faulk Memorial Chapel. The family will visit with friends after the service – from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p. m.

In addition, Mr. Dearing is survived by a son, Christopher Dearing and wife, Jayme of Goldsboro, two daughters, Candice Robinson and husband, Wayne of Goldsboro and Bobbie Davis and husband, AJ of Navarre, Florida; two sisters, Cindy Noble and husband, Brian of Fairborn, OH and Karen DeHart and husband, Steve of Fairborn, OH; and nine grandchildren, Johnathan, Alyssa, Lakhota, Kianna, Ray, Kaylene, Cameron, Braylee, Bladen, and Brianna. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one sister, Nancy DeBorde and his beloved fur baby, Ruger.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the Dearing family and online condolences may be directed to