Ronald Keith Culver

Ronald Keith Culver, 63. of Elba, passed away peacefully in his sleep Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019 at his home.

As per his wishes a Masonic and military graveside service was held Friday, Nov. 8, with Rev. Stephen Reneau officiating.

Ronnie was born on June 27, 1956 to Hillary Herbert Culver Jr. and his

wife Lillie Grace Crocker. He was a lifelong resident of the City of Elba.

He graduated from Elba High School where he played football, basketball and

baseball. He also graduated from Troy State University earning a bachelor’s degree.

During his adult life he worked at Dorsey Trailers, Kelley Foods and was

currently employed at Alfab, Inc. in Enterprise. He retired from the

Alabama National Guard where he had obtained the rank of Captain. He was a

member of the Elba Masonic Lodge #170 and the Alcazar Shrine. Ronnie loved

life, his Harley Davidson motorcycle, his family and especially his Big


He is preceded in death by his parents Hillary Herbert Culver Jr. and

Lillie Grace Crocker Culver; grandparents Hillary Herbert Culver Sr. and

Etta Stanton Culver, James C. "Oscar" Crocker and Sallie Vance Crocker.

He is survived by his sister Hilda Culver (Tim) Allen of Enterprise;

daughter Kelli Grace (Ronald) Parks; grandson Benjamin Wade McLendon;

granddaughters Grace Beatrice McLendon and Sydnee Saige Parks; grandson

Wyatt Keith Culver all of Elba; nephew Byron Kent (Nichol) Allen of

Edwardsville, Ill.; and niece Kylie Allen (Jeremy) Fink of Dothan; great

nephews Jackson Clayton Fink and Mason Culver Allen; and great nieces Taylor

Kennedy Allen, Lily Leeann Allen and Kallen Hillary Fink.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Elba Masonic Lodge # 170, P.O. Box 694, Elba, AL 36323

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Hayes Funeral Home, 431 East Davis, Elba, AL 36323, (334) 897-2225