Ronald is survived by his wife of 41 years, Terry Vickery; son, Jeffrey Vickery; grandson, Evan J. Vickery of Zephyrhills, Fla.; and brother, Frank (Rose) Vickery of Mt. Olive.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jess Vickery; mother, Lurene Brown; sister, Patsy Vickery; and brothers, J.T. and L.T. Royster.
Ronald spent the last eleven years of his life teaching his grandson, Evan J, how to fish and watching him play sports, and enjoying every minute of it.