RINGGOLD George "Ronnie" Ronald Carlock, 70, passed away Monday, July 1, 2013, at his residence.A resident of the North Georgia area for most of his life, he was a member of Boynton Baptist Church and attended Shield Baptist Church. Ronnie was a former employee of Shaw Industries where he worked for over 30 years and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.He was preceded in death by his father, George Madison Carlock; mother, Fannie Mildred Plemmons Bearden; stepfathers, John Love and Dorse Bearden; daughter, Donna Keast and brother, Richard Carlock.He is survived by his wife, Novella Ann Templeton Carlock, of Ringgold.; children, Chris (Theresa) Carlock, of Ringgold, Todd Carlock, of Birmingham, Ala., Richard (Laura) Land, of Ringgold, and Melissa (Vu) Nguyen, of Houston, Texas.; three brothers, Bill (Barbara) Carlock, of Apison, Jim (Darlene) Carlock, of Frederick, Md., and Brian Love, of Rome, Ga.; sisters-in-law, Pat Holsomback, Connie Fouts and Sarah Sexton; brothers-in-law, R.L. Templeton, Larry Templeton, Garry Templeton and Dannie Templeton; eight grandchildren, Clayton Carlock, Cole Carlock, Clint Carlock, Luke Carlock, Brian Keast, Becky Keast, Sophia Nguyen and Chloe Nguyen; several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, July 5, 2013, in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Bill Proctor officiating.Interment will follow at Dailey Hills Cemetery.The family will receive friends from 6-9 p.m. today all day Thursday and Friday until funeral time at the funeral home.An online register book may be signed at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home, Wallis-Stewart Chapel, Ringgold.