Ronald Eugene Mason

Tuesday, May 23, 2023

Ronald Eugene Mason, 72, of Jonesboro, passed from this life Sunday, May 21, 2023, at Baptist Memorial Hospital East in Memphis, Tenn. Born in Blytheville to the late Curtis and Georgia Ralph Mason, Ronnie had been a longtime Gosnell resident before making Jonesboro his home in 1992. He owned and operated Mason Trucking until his retirement in 2012 and was a member of the Jonesboro Baptist Church. Ronnie enjoyed riding motorcycles, spending time with his family and doing outreach with his church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Paul Mason and David Mason; and two sisters, Judy Bratton and Diane Perry.

Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Jeanette Mason of the home; one son, Matthew Mason of Booneville, Miss.; three daughters, Jennifer Chisholm (Jerry) and Susan Mason, both of DeFuniak, Fla., and Jessica Snearly (Jeffery) of Jonesboro; two sisters, Jane Brewer of Trumann and Loretta Mann of Springfield, Mo. Ronnie also leaves 12 grandchildren and one great-grandson.

Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 24, at Pine Log Cemetery in Brookland with pastor Paul Winters officiating. No visitation is scheduled. Friends may sign the online guest register at