James Roland Ring, III, 74, of Lubbock went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, November 11, 2020. James was born February 1, 1946 to James Roland Ring, II and Grace Pauline Cooper in Cleburne, Texas. James graduated from LD Bell High School in Hurst, Texas. He married Nelda Ann Etheridge on September 18, 1964 in Haltom City, Texas. James was a long-time member of Friendship Baptist Church in Hurst, Texas. He was also a recent member of Southcrest Baptist Church in Lubbock, Texas. James loved his Lord and Savior and dedicated his life to serving Him. James had numerous jobs working in industries such as insurance, construction, and property management. He retired from Baceline Investments. James’ hobbies included woodworking, golfing, fishing, and spending time with his family.
James is survived by his wife, Nelda Ring; his children, Sabrina De Anne Fair and husband Jim of Lubbock, and James Rodney Ring and wife Miki of Venice, Florida; siblings, Sandra Wingfield of Euless, Texas, and Dianne Reilly and husband Simon of Fountain Hills, Arizona; five grandchildren, Levi and Chance Fair; and Zoe, Sam, and Max Ring; as well as extended family including brother in laws, sister in laws, nieces, nephews and numerous friends.
James was preceded in death by his mother, Grace Pauline and his sister, Nancy Rhyne.
Services are 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 21, 2020 at Friendship Baptist Church in Hurst, Texas.