Ronald Howard “Gypsy” Nantze, 62, of Little Rock died March 26, 2011, at Springhill Baptist Hospital.
He was born Aug. 9, 1948, in Little Rock.
Ronald worked as an industrial painter.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Hennery and Elizabeth Nantze and Wesley and Granny Lisemby; mother, Laverne Lisemby Nantze; and a sister, Frita Nantze.
Survivors include his father, Curtis Nantze of Indianapolis, Ind.; brother, Mike Nantze of Indianapolis, Ind.; four children, Amy Nantze McDade and husband Charles of Mabelvale, Jaimee Nantze of Perry, Eric Nantze and wife Jessica of Russellville and Joe Nantze and wife Tammy of Mabelvale; eight grandchildren, Gracie Adams, Hunter Mayo Nantze, Paige Nantze, Fisher Nantze, Tanner Nantze, Emily McDade, Carly Nantze and Trevor Harvey; and several good friends.
Memorial service will be held at noon Sunday at Bethel Free Will Baptist Church, 12611 Chicot Road in Mabelvale. Burial will be in Kingsland.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com .