Ronnie S. Gilbert, 67 of Lometa, TX died Thursday January 10, 2019 at Rollins Brook Community Hospital in Lampasas.
He was born November 21, 1951 in Abilene, TX, the son of Lowell B. Gilbert and Marjorie Lee (Isenburg) Gilbert. He moved to Lampasas when he was a sophomore in High School and remained in the area since. Ronnie was a diesel mechanic by trade, a Licensed to Carry Instructor, woodworker, knife maker, avid outdoorsman, active in youth mentorship through Royal Rangers, enjoyed historical pioneer camping and re-enactment. He was an ordained minister of the Assemblies of God, where he served churches throughout Central Texas.
He is survived by his wife, Jeanie Andrews Gilbert; daughters, Misty Maldonado (Mario), Lora Johnson; son, Bodie Gilbert (Marc Waters); sister, Karen Taylor; grandchildren, Colt Maldonado (Jessica), Kenzie Hernandez (Scott) and Thomi Torres (Anthony); 5 great-grandchildren; aunts, Bertha (Sissy) Gilbert, Jo Hobbs, Cora Isenburg and Laura Gilbert.
Ronnie was preceded in death by his parents and by uncle Slim Gilbert.
A funeral service will be Monday Jan. 14th at 2pm at New Covenant Church. Burial will follow in Senterfitt Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday Jan. 13th from 6-8pm at Christ the Rock Church.