Ronald “Ron” Eugene Mode, 81, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 where he is now also with his beloved wife of 45 years, Patricia M. Mode who preceded him in death within the past year. A memorial service will be held at 11am on Friday, February 19, 2021 at Calvary Church, 1665 Pleasant Ridge Road, Greensboro, NC 27410. Pastor Tom Blackwood will be officiating the service.
Ron was born in King’s Mountain, NC to the late Mary Hartsoe Mode and Clarence Leslie Mode. He resided most of his years in Greensboro, NC and was a hard-working provider for his family. Most of Ron’s livelihood was in production manufacturing and supervision with Westinghouse, Miller Brewing, Guilford Mills and Procter & Gamble. After retirement he had his own part-time painting business.
His greatest passions included love of family, spending time with his grandchildren and celebrating their accomplishments. Ron enjoyed sports, especially football, and loved listening to Elvis Presley music. He was always known for his friendly nature and would often strike up conversation with anyone he met.
Those family members left to cherish his memory are his children Debbie M. Haynes (John), Bobby L. McMahan, Steven D. McMahan, Brian L. McMahan, Ronda M. Elliott, and Robert Darrell Mode (Teressa); sisters Elaine Onos and Adell Atkinson (Bruce); brother, Steven Mode; his loving grandchildren, Lydia Haynes Rogers (Dustin) with great grandchild, Emma Grace Rogers, Joel Lawrence Haynes, Tyler Paul Mode, Allison Elizabeth Mode, Robert Ethan Mode, William Aaron Mode, Garthan Andrew Mode, Jared Steven Jaynes and Cartlain Anna Jaynes; son-in-law Roger Jaynes; his nieces and nephews, Cindy Davis (Mark, Cody grand-nephew), Dawn Buckner, Chris Onos (Angela, Summer, grand-niece), Jeff Atkinson, Beverly Atkinson King (Sam), and Michael Mode.
He was preceded in death by daughter, Tanya M. Jaynes, and son, Ronald Darren Mode.
Funeral Service arrangements entrusted to Triad Cremation & Funeral Service of Greensboro, NC. Online condolences may be offered at www.triadfuneralservice.com/obituary/Ronald-Eugene-Mode.
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