Ronald Driver



Mr. Ronald Waymon Driver died peacefully at Hillcrest Raleigh at Crabtree Valley on Sunday, November 12, 2017 in Raleigh, NC at the age of 73.

Ronald was blessed to have three unions (Kathleen Webb, Brenda North, and Gloria Whittaker) which produced his children Stacy(Daniel), Regina, Ronald Jr.(Cassandra), Kenny, Nina, and Russell.

He is survived by his brother Albert Driver(Pauline), aunt Sarah Gaskin, six kids, seven grandkids, one niece, two nephews, and a host of family and friends.

Ronald was born on Friday, May 5, 1944 in Abington Township, Montgomery County Pennsylvania to the late Albert Wesley Driver and the late Julia Myrtle Johnson. Ronald received his early education in Philadelphia Public Schools. Ronald was fortunate to have had many talents: he exceled in sports, he had an amazing baritone singing voice and he was a gifted visual artist. Ronald majored in Culinary Pastry in the Culinary Arts program at Greenville South Carolina Technical College. He worked in the baking profession until his retirement in 2006.

A viewing is scheduled for Monday, November 20, 2017 at 10:00 am with funeral services to follow at 11:00am at Lenwood Jones Funeral Home in Philadelphia, PA. Pastor Ronald Driver Jr. will officiate the ceremony. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Ronald’s life. Flowers and condolences may be sent to Lenwood Jones Funeral Home, 5911 West Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19151.

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