Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

December 25, 2012

Ronnie Wayne Harless

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — Ronnie Wayne Harless, age 55, of 21 Wythe Avenue, Bluefield, W.Va., passed away on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center.

Born on March 30, 1957 in Bluefield, he was a son of the late Alfred Eugene and Hazel Proffitt Harless. He had been a resident of Bluefield for 5 years and attended the Church of God. He worked as a painter.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Maxine Pennington; and a brother, Kenneth Harless.

Survivors include: Three  brothers: Roger Harless, Lee Harless of Bluefield, James Gillespie of Bluefield; three sisters: Brenda Johnson of Bluefield, Linda Kyte of Pineville, N.C., Shirley Leffel of Scottsville, Va.

Graveside services will be conducted on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton. Those wishing to attend are asked to meet at Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell on Wednesday at 12:30 p.m.

Online condolences will be accepted at

Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell, 3431 Coal Heritage Road (Bluewell), Bluefield, WV 24701 is serving the family.