Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

Obituaries

June 3, 2013

Ronald McCloud

BATESVILLE — Ronald Howard McCloud, 90, Hanover, died Friday, May 31, 2013, at Norton Hosparus Inpatient, Louisville, Ky.

The son of the late Ernest and Mary Alice Frodrill McCloud was born July 30, 1922, in Putnam County.

The 1940 Mooresville High School graduate was raised in Bedford and attended Earlham College, Richmond. Ron entered the U.S. Army Oct. 30, 1942, and rose to the rank of Private First Class, serving Battery B, 215th Field Artillery Battalion during World War II and was honorably discharged Jan. 3, 1946, at Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, receiving the Good Conduct Award, American Theater Service Medal, World War II Victory Medal and EAME Theater Service Medal with Three Bronze Stars.

Ron married Shirley Dalhover April 2, 1965, in Jeffersonville. The Quaker Church member and Hanover Optimist Club charter member retired after 40-plus years of service with the Social Security Administration.  

Survivors include his wife, Hanover; daughter and son-in-law Lisa and Thomas Barnett, Batesville; sons Col. Mark McCloud, USAF, and wife Karmen, Scott AFB, and Scott McCloud, Scottsburg; brother and sister-in-law Herbert and Shirley McCloud, Greenwood; grandchildren Karsen and Dacie McCloud and Trent and Mary Catherine Barnett; sister-in-law Mary Jo Armstrong, Louisville; brother-in-law and wife Louis and Betty Dalhover, Girard, Ga.; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

A private funeral service officiated by Pastor Scott Elston is Tuesday, June 4, at 11 a.m., at Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery Chapel, Madison, with military honors by Jefferson American Legion Post 9.

Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, Madison, is handling arrangements.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
Featured Ads
AP Video
Captain of Sunken SKorean Ferry Arrested Raw: Fire Destroys 3 N.J. Beachfront Homes Raw: Pope Presides Over Good Friday Mass Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station Superheroes Descend on Capitol Mall Man Charged in Kansas City Highway Shootings Obama Awards Navy Football Trophy Anti-semitic Leaflets Posted in Eastern Ukraine Raw: Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Shakes Mexico City Ceremony at MIT Remembers One of Boston's Finest Raw: Students Hurt in Colo. School Bus Crash Raw: Church Tries for Record With Chalk Jesus Raw: Faithful Celebrate Good Friday Worldwide Deadly Avalanche Sweeps Slopes of Mount Everest Police Arrest Suspect in Highway Shootings Drought Concerns May Hurt Lake Tourism Vermont Goat Meat Gives Refugees Taste of Home Calif. Investigators Re-construct Fatal Bus Cras Mayor Rob Ford Launches Re-election Campaign Appellate Court Hears Okla. Gay Marriage Case
Seasonal Content
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Facebook