David Franklin Ringley
October 4, 1936 – January 30, 2019
David Franklin Ringley, 82, passed peacefully on Wednesday, January 30, 2019. He was born in Charleston County to the late Robert Franklin & Claire Craven Ringley. He served his country in the U. S. Marine Corps and was also a member of the Wendell Masonic Lodge # 565 A. F & A. M. David retired from Square D Company. He was a kind hearted man who loved people and loved to be of service to his fellow man. He had an inviting, jovial personality. He was preceded in death by his siblings, Michael Bruce Ringley, Ronald L. Ringley, & Sandra Lee Villa.
He is survived by his beloved wife & best friend of 47 years, Alice Ipock Ringley and his children, David Ringley (Miranda) of Florence, SC, Kimmie Dennis (Scott) of Florence, SC, Lisa Springs (Chuck) of Marion, SC, K. Jeffrey Smith (Debra) of Henderson, Angela Turbeville (Jimmie) of Garner, 10 grandchildren & 12 great grandchildren.
Memorial funeral service with military honors, 2 pm, Monday at Zebulon UMC with visitation following the service & other times at the home. Inurnment with Masonic Rites, 11 am, Tuesday, Greenleaf, Cemetery, New Bern, NC.
In lieu of flower memorials may be made to a charity of choice.
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneral.com