Ronnie Kip Walton, 43, of Manila, died Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010, at his home. Born at Blytheville he had lived most of his life in Manila and was a 1985 graduate of Manila High School. He was retired from American Railcar Industries in Paragould and was a member of the Manila First Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, J.A. and Dona Davis.
Survivors include his wife, Tina Walton of Manila; a son, Justin Walton of Manila; a daughter, Ashley Walton of Manila; a stepson, Jason Mitchell of Manila; his parents, Bobby and Sue Walton of Manila; a brother, Jason Walton of Jonesboro; a sister, Holly Bird of Monette; and his paternal grandparents, Ray and Rosalee Walton of Lake City.
The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Friday at the First Baptist Church in Manila with Rev. Ray Dill officiating. Burial was in the Manila Cemetery. The family received visitors Thursday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the Howard Funeral Chapel in Manila. To view the online video and guest register log on to howardfuneralservice.com.