Ralph Belew, 82, a rancher, died Saturday, June 14, 2014, in Decatur.
Memorial service is 11 a.m. Thursday, June 19, at Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home with David Singleton officiating.
Ralph was born June 14, 1932, in Chico to Ruben and Clara (Patterson) Belew. He married Adela Elizabeth (Behncken) Aug. 3, 1961, in Elizabeth City, N.C. Ralph was a Baptist and a member of Wise County Veterans Group.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife, Adela Belew of Decatur; son Paul Belew of Decatur; grandson Zachary Belew; daughter-in-law Marilyn Belew; one brother; four sisters; and many nieces, nephews and friends.