Ronnie Lee Baze, 65, of Crane, passed away on Tuesday, January 29, 2019, in Dallas.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, February 2, 2019, at the Crane County Cemetery with Tommy Parker officiating. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Shaffer-Nichols Funeral Home.
Ronnie was born on February 28, 1953, in San Angelo, Texas. He had lived in Crane most all his life and was a 1972 graduate of Crane High School. He married his high school sweetheart, Joyce Marie Price on February 15, 1974, in Crane. Ronnie retired from the oilfield where he had worked as a drilling superintendent and consultant. He loved to fish, hunt, and was an avid golfer. Ronnie loved his family and spending time with his children and grandchildren was what he enjoyed most of all.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Oliver Dewey Baze and Betty Jean Wilson Baze; his wife, Joyce Marie Baze; and two brother, Michael Baze and Johnny Baze.
Ronnie is survived by his son, Lance Baze and his wife Keren of Odessa; his daughter, Ronna Aguilar and her husband Jesus of Crane; seven grandchildren, Talon Aguilar, Preston Aguilar, Gracelyn Aguilar, Nolan Baze, Kayden Baze, Madison Baze, and Eric Baze; two sisters, Cheryl Baze of Gainesville, TX, and Sandy Baze Dennis of San Angelo; a brother, Thomas Baze of San Angelo; numerous nieces and nephews, and his best buddy, his dog Raskal.