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Willie "Bro" Ringgold, Jr
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1932
Death: Sep. 25, 2005

Willie "Bro" Ringgold Jr., A retired truck driver, owner and operator of a mechanic shop and Ringgold Cab Service, he died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2005, at Heritage House. He was 73, a resident of Baton Rouge and native of Port Hudson.

Visiting at Hall Davis & Son Celebration Chapel, religious service, conducted by the Rev. Johnny L. Johnson Jr. Interment in Union Baptist Church Cemetery, Brusly;

Survived by two sisters, Rosa R. Kelly of Baton Rouge and Clara R. Tolbert of Oakdale, Calif.; three brothers, Smith Ringgold Sr. of Bakersfield, Calif., Johnice C. Ringgold Sr., of Tacoma, Wash., and Albert Ringgold of Baton Rouge; devoted nephew, Shelton R. Joubert Sr. of Baton Rouge; and his adopted family, Gaylord Lee Sr., Sonnia Rena Lee and Gaylord Lee Jr.

Preceded in death by his parents, Winnie W. and Willie Ringgold Sr.; four sisters, Martha Ringgold, Winnie R. Wells, Susie R. Wade and Elise R. Joubert; brother, Eugene Ringgold Sr.; two brothers-in-law, the Rev. Bidroe Tolbert, formerly of Oakdale and Ledell Wade Sr., formerly of Baton Rouge; and sister-in-law, Helen Ringgold, formerly of Bakersfield.

Published in The Advocate on October 2, 2005

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  Willie Ringgold (1912 - 1975)
  Winnie W Ringgold (1912 - 2002)
Union Baptist Church Cemetery
West Baton Rouge Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: treefrog
Record added: Jan 16, 2013
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Willie Bro Ringgold, Jr
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