Ronald B. Watkins, Sr.

December 19, 2016

Watkins, Sr., Ronald Obituary

Ronald B. Watkins, Sr., 69, died on December 19, 2016 in Washington, DC after medical complications.

He attended the University of Nevada at Las Vegas and Clark County Community College in Las Vegas, NV following service in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. While in Las Vegas, Ronald met his wife of 47 years, Nettie, and had two children.

He returned to Baltimore in 1978 as an ordained elder in the Church of God in Christ (COGIC). Ronald and his family relocated to Virginia in 1994. Until his death, he served as founder and pastor of Faith Truth and Love COGIC (later changed to New Birth Ministries) in Stafford, VA. Ronald also served as a civilian federal employee for 25 years before he retired.

Funeral services will be conducted by Bianchi Funeral Service, LLC. Covenant Family Worship Center, Fredericksburg, VA will host a memorial service on Wednesday, December 28th 6:30-9 and viewing 9-10am on Thursday, December 29th with the funeral following at 10am. Internment at Quantico National Cemetery, Triangle, VA.




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December 29, 2016
9:00 a.m.

Viewing
Covenant Family Worship Center

652 Cambridge Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22405
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December 29, 2016
10:00 a.m.

Funeral Service
Covenant Family Worship Center

652 Cambridge Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22405
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December 30, 2016
2:00 p.m.

Burial
Quantico National Cemetery

18424 Joplin Road
Triangle, VA 22172
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