Wilbern Ronald Rhea “Ronnie”, age 77, of Rockwood passed away Friday, September 15th, 2017 at UT Medical Center. He is survived by wife: Deloris Greene Rhea; daughters: Nancy Thompson and Kristie Bowman; son: Warren Rhea; grandchildren: Kayla McBath, Rheagan Thompson and Steven Thompson; 6 great-grandchildren; brother-in-law: Charlie Greene and James Kirby; sister-in-law: Wanda “Lynn” Riddle and Sheila “Gayle” Greene; along with several nieces, nephews, and cousins. The family will receive friends Monday, September 18th, from 5 to 7pm at the Rockwood United Methodist Church. Masonic Memorial Service will start at 7 pm. Funeral will follow. Graveside will be Tuesday, September 19th at 1 pm at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the Rockwood United Methodist Church.