Ronald L. Webb Sr., 71

AUG. 12, 1941-DEC. 22, 2012

December 24, 2012

Ronald Lee Webb Sr., 71, of Greencastle, Pa., and formerly of Montgomery County, Md., died early Saturday morning, Dec. 22, 2012, at HCR Manor Care of Chambersburg, Pa.

He was the husband of Mrs. Mabel Jessica Sudduth Webb, his wife of 52 years.

Born Aug. 12, 1941, in Olney, Md., he was a son of Mr. Hyter Harry Webb of Gaithersburg, Md., and the late Cora Jane Duvall Webb.

He graduated from Gaithersburg High School in 1959.

Mr. Webb formerly owned and operated Webb Furniture in Gaithersburg and was currently selling antiques at Antique Crossroads, Hagerstown, and various local flea markets.

He thoroughly enjoyed bluegrass music, not only listening and strumming his guitar to the tunes, but playing in numerous bluegrass bands, including Dixie Wind, for which he was the lead singer and performed throughout Pennsylvania.

Surviving besides his wife are his sons, Jon A. Webb of Waynesboro, Pa., Philip Webb and wife, Paula, and Ronald L. Webb Jr. and wife, Jennifer, all of Greencastle; his grandchildren, Justin, Gage, Kristyn, Nathan and Kadence; great-grandchildren, Zoe and Sullivan; as well as his siblings, Roy Webb and wife, Donna, of Woodbine, Md., Sue Eanes  of Laytonsville, Md., Hyter H. “Bump” Webb Jr. of Mount Airy, Md., and Joe Webb of Damascus, Md.; an aunt; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family will receive friends at Harold M. Zimmerman & Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St., Greencastle, on Thursday, Dec. 27, from 6 to 8 p.m. Services and inurnment will be private and at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 417 Phoenix Drive, Suite A, Chambersburg, PA 17201.

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