Dr. Ronald C Wimberley
November 7, 1942 - July 26, 2011
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Monroe, LA 71201
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1200 Lamy Lane
Monroe, LA 71201
318-323-9611 | Map
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West Monroe native Dr. Ronald C. Wimberley, 68, of Raleigh, NC, died July 26. He was Reynolds Distinguished Professor of Sociology, North Carolina State University. He was predeceased by his parents, C.V. and Doris Wimberley. Survivors include his wife, Sandra; son, Christopher; sisters, Ilene Snyder and husband Greg, and Betty Sullivan and husband Glenn; brother,…

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Larry Solomon left a message on July 29, 2011:
I met Ron for the first time by chance at the 1984 Southern Sociological Society meetings in Knoxville, TN. He recruited me to the sociology doctoral program at North Carolina State University. I owe him much regarding my subsequent career. A brilliant man and sociologist, yet down-to-earth. He never forgot his roots, and in fact, his roots reflected his research agenda. Thank you Ron -- we will all miss you.
John Reynolds left a message on July 29, 2011:
Ron was one of the people I always looked forward to seeing at the SSS meetings. His good cheer and sense of humor will be greatly missed!
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