Ronald Edward Cales, 66, of Newport departed this life Monday morning , March 10, 2008 at his home. Born on April 27, 1941 in Hinton, WV he was a son of the late Raymond and Oma Bowles Cales. He was a veteran of the U S Army and worked at construction and farm work. He is survived by brothers and sisters-in-law Stanley Cales and James Cales both of Newport, Everett and Becky Cales of Shawsville, William and Cheryl Cales of Pembroke; Sisters Delores Gravely of Blacksburg, Phoebe and Bobby Sumler of Radford; several loving nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be conducted Friday at 3:00 PM in the Cumbee Cemetery at Newport. Military rites will be performed by American Legion Post 311 in Pembroke and Post 68 in Narrows and VFW Post 6000 in Narrows. The family will receive friends at The Kendall Funeral Home at 605 Snidow St. in Pembroke Thursday evening from 6 to 8 PM. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.