Ron Lankford, 58, of Grants Pass, Ore., passed away on Thursday, March 11, 2010, at Rogue Valley Medical Center.
He was born on January 20, 1952, in Torrance, Calif., to Joe Junior Lankford and Donna Mae Rehfuss.
He married his wife, Faith Yeske, on November 2, 1990, in Costa Mesa, Calif. Ron was a resident of the Rogue Valley for the last 17 years.
Ron was a business owner.
In his free time he enjoyed playing the accordian and was part of the International Accordian Club.
Ron is survived by his wife, Faith; children, Ron Lankford Jr., of Grants Pass, Ore., Elijah Roberts, of Los Angeles, Calif., Brockman Roberts, of Los Angeles, Calif. and Brittany Roberts, of Grants Pass, Ore.; sister, Lori Brough, of Kingman, Ariz.; brothers, Jim Lankford, of Orange County, Calif. and Tim Lankford, of Bremerton, Wash.; and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; and his sister, Jodi Burns.
There will be a memorial service at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 19, 2010, at Parkway Christian Center, 229 NE Beacon Dr., Grants Pass, OR.