Ronald Allen Bishop


    Ronald Allen Bishop of Steelville, Missouri was born on Thursday, July 29, 1948 in Courtois, Missouri to Kenneth Russell and Ava Laverna Walker Bishop and passed away on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at the age of 72 years, 5 months and 11 days.


    Ronald graduated from Steelville High School and then joined the United States Army.  
    He married Rosalee Gail Rutherford on May 6, 1988 at the Crawford County Courthouse in Steelville, Missouri.  
    He worked for the Crawford County Road District #1 for 25 years until he retired.  
    Ronald loved the outdoors.  He liked to hunt, especially for turkey.  He enjoyed going for walks, going out to eat with Rosalee and collecting coins and rocks.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth and Ava Bishop; and parents-in-law, George and Devona Rutherford.
    He is survived by his wife, Rosalee Bishop of Steelville, Missouri; children, Mary (Lisa) Riley of Springfield, Missouri, Becky Bishop of Cassville, Missouri, Linda (Terry) Glen of Cuba, Missouri, Anne Rogers of Berryman, Missouri and Barbara (George) Counts of Steelville, Missouri; brothers, David (Ella Jo) Bishop of Berryman, Missouri, Dale Bishop of Wyoming and Russell (Linda) Bishop of Steelville, Missouri; special cousin, Larry Bishop of Pevely, Missouri; sister-in-law Tilly Wymer of Texas;  eight grandchildren; six great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
    The family chose cremation as his final disposition.  There will not be any services held.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Hutson Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.