Ronnie Lee Creech Sr., 57, died December 16 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville,.
Born in Benham, he was a coal miner and a son of the late Andrew Jackson Creech and Ellen Banks Creech Brown.
Surviving are three sons, Ronnie Lee Creech Jr. and Christopher Michael Creech, both of Florence, and Anthony Wayne Creech of Winchester; two daughters, Angela Mitchell of Greenfield, Ind., and Inga Michelle Adams of Letcher; three brothers, Gary Wayne Creech of Premium, Bobby Ray Creech and George Wesley Creech, both of Tucson, Ariz.; two sisters Patricia Ellis, Tucson, Ariz., and LaQuatta Amburgey of Winchester; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Funeral services were held December 20 at Everidge Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Thornton Cemetery.