Ronald D. Twitty

Ronald D. Twitty, 72, of Oaktown, passed away at 5:15 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

Ronald D. Twitty

Ronald D. Twitty

He was born July 17, 1947 in Vincennes to Earl and Agnes (Cobb) Twitty. Ron retired after 22 years as a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army. A Vietnam veteran, he served three tours in Vietnam and was a member of the American Legion. He also had worked for the Knox County Work Release and at the Carlisle prison.

Surviving are his wife, Yong (Cha) Twitty, who he married in 1985; his brother, Jay Twitty and his wife, Amy, of Vincennes; nieces Tiffany Conover and Sarah Hernandez; a nephew, Matthew Twitty; and a step-nephew, Billy Slater.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Tracy Twitty.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St.  Burial will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery. There will be no visitation.