APRIL 7, 1952 – February 11, 2011
PENDLETON, SC - Ronald “Papa Ron” Tommy Hart, age 58, husband of Deborah Carol Shiflet Hart of 133 Rescue Road, passed away on Friday, February 11, 2011 at his residence.
Born in Pendleton, SC on April 7, 1952, Ronald was the son of Olin Ray Hart of Pendleton and the late Viola Durham Hart. He was a 1970 graduate of Pendleton High School. He was a paramedic for thirty years, an EMT for forty years and worked with Med Shore Ambulance Service for fifteen years. He served with the Pendleton Rescue Squad for twenty-seven years, the Greenville County EMS, Iva Rescue Squad and he was also a Rescue Diver. He was a member of the Pendleton Gun and Dog Club and Faith Fellowship Church in Pendleton.
In addition to his wife and father, he is survived by his children, Tracy Hix of Pendleton, Tony Nicometo and his wife, Lora of Anderson, Gregory Lee Hart and his wife, Susan of Pendleton, Eric Nicometo and his wife, Angie of Cochran, GA and Angela Nicometo of Pendleton; brothers, Danny Ray Hart and his wife, Cynthia and Jerry Dale Hart and his wife, Vickie of Pendleton; sister, Joyce Adams and her husband, Bruce of Pendleton; six grandchildren, Bryanna Hix, and Ethan Swanger, Annslee Hart and Dillon Hart, Garret Nicometo, Gage Worley. He is also survived by his EMS Family.
He was predeceased by a brother, Roger “Puddin” Hart.
The Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, February 13, 2011 at 3:00 pm at Faith Fellowship Church officiated by the Reverends Harry Warren, Joey Mitchell and Bill Wires. Interment will follow in Memory Gardens with full EMS Honors.
The family will receive friends at The McDougald Funeral Home on Saturday, February 12, 2011 from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Mr. Hart will be placed in the church at 2:00 pm on Sunday.
Flowers are optional. Memorials may be made to AnMed Cancer Center/Infusion Center, AnMed Health Foundation, 100 Foundation Drive, Anderson, SC 29621.
A message of condolence may be sent by visiting www.mcdougaldfuneralhome.com.
THE McDOUGALD FUNERAL HOME, Anderson.