ROSEBORO — Mr. Ronald Edward Lucas, 16, of 1675 Butler Island Road, died on Friday, Nov. 16, 2012 at Sampson Regional Medical Center in Clinton.
The funeral will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 21, at Lakewood High School with the Rev. Glenn Morgan officiating. Burial will follow at Mill Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Roseboro.
Mr. Lucas was born on Jan. 25, 1996 in Cumberland County to Stephan Wayne Lucas and Rebecca Ann Willard. He is preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Ronald Gene Lucas Sr.; paternal grandmother, Judy McMillan Lucas; maternal grandmother, Amy Boykin; maternal great-grandmother, Mary Willard; and his uncle, Ronald Gene Lucas Jr. He was a member of Beaver Dam Fire Department and was a sophomore at Lakewood High School.
He is survived by his father and step-mother, Stephan Wayne and Melissa Lucas of the home; his mother, Rebecca Willard Lucas of Roseboro; his brother, Stephan Ray Lucas of the home; his paternal grandmother, Lola Lucas of Roseboro; his maternal grandfather, Denver Ray Willard of Roseboro; three aunts, Dora Autry, Tammy Mitchell and Tiffany Brown; two uncles, Derrick Willard and Matthew Smith; and numerous cousins and friends.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. at Lakewood High School, 245 Lakewood School Road, Salemburg, and other times at the home.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to Butler Funeral Home, P.O. Box 638, Roseboro, NC 28382 to help offset funeral expenses.
Services entrusted to Butler Funeral Home, 401 W. Roseboro St., Roseboro.