Ronald Leonard Ackerman, age 74, died Thursday, June 6, 2019.
He was born on April 21, 1945, the son of Roy Ackerman and Grace Buffington Ackerman. He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, and one sister.
He was an avid fisherman who collected guns and loved the outdoors. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his son, Ronnie Ackerman; his daughter, Victoria Kim Simpson; four grandchildren, Adam Simpson (Kathryn), Brandon Simpson, Kayla Wright and Jordan Ackerman; four great-grandchildren, Hartley Simpson, Thayne Simpson, Rylee Wright and Mason Wright; and the mother of his children, Vicky Ackerman.
Services will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, June 14, 2019, Davis-Smith Funeral Home Chapel, Hot Springs, with John Herring officiating.