Mr. Ron McCord, 68, of Canton, passed away on Monday, November 12, 2012 at Embracing Hospice in Cumming. Memorial services will be held at 1 pm on Monday, November 19, 2012 at the Sosebee Memorial Chapel with Rev. Kathy Stasko officiating. Inurnment will follow in the Georgia National Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday from 12:30 until 1 pm at the funeral home. Ron served in the U.S. Navy and was Veteran of the Vietnam War. He was an avid tennis player and member of ALTA. Ron enjoyed working with his hands and spending time with his grandchildren. Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Carol McCord of Canton; children, Michael (Beth) McCord of Canton and Kellie (Christopher) McClendon of Johnson City, TN; sister, Carla Marie of Jasper; grandchildren, Courtney McClendon, Caitlyn McCord, Carly McClendon, Michelle McCord and Carter McClendon; several nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Cherokee Co. Humane Society, Sosebee Funeral Home, Canton, GA, is honored to serve the family. 770-479-2131.