Ralph Elmore, born December 31, 1937 in Jasper Alabama and was the son of Edward Elmore and Lois (Vanconis) Elmore. He married Rebecca (Miller) Elmore on November 24, 1990
He is survived by his wife, Rebecca, and his children, Mark, (Dorothy) Elmore of Elgin, Illinois, Pat, (Jack) Shanley, Paw Paw, Michigan, Ronnie (Nora) Elmore of Bolingbrook, Illinois, Ben Elmore of Tempe, Arizona, Danny (Cari) Elmore of Mattawan, Michigan, David (Elaina) of Allentown, Pennsylvania, and two step children Ron (Jocelyn) Weston of Allegan, Michigan and Connie (Orrin) Carter of Saint Petersburg Florida. He had many grandchildren and great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Sandra Deatherage, and his brother, Bill, Elmore and his sister, Ruth Staggs.
Ralph was an ordained minister and pastored a church in Oklahoma. He and Becky loved to travel and share the gospel ministering through their music Country Touch Gospel Band.
A celebration of life will be held December 31, 2022 at First Church of God located on 708 South George St., Decatur, MI with Pastor Mike Heflin officiating. Visitation will be at 10 AM with service to follow.
Final resting place will be at Harrison Cemetery in Decatur Michigan