Ronald Dean Buchanan, age 64, of Millersburg, departed this life on Wednesday, August 18, 2021, at Bourbon Community Hospital, after a short illness. He was born on August 7, 1957, in Bourbon County, to the late Ellis Ray Buchanan, Sr., and Geneva Ruth Dwelly Buchanan, was a 1975 graduate of Bourbon County High School, was a member of the National Street Rod Association, and Good Guys Car Club. He retired from Trane in Lexington, Kentucky in 2017, after forty years. He belonged to the Barterville Methodist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son Christopher Robin Buchanan and a brother, Ellis Ray “Snookie” Buchanan, Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Charlotte Buchanan; one son, Eddie Tincher (Tiffany); and a daughter, Patricia Howard (Harold). Also surviving are two brothers, Keith Buchanan (Karin), Darryl Buchanan (Connie); a sister, Mary Ann Grant (Wayne); as well as six grandchildren, six great grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and great nieces and nephews.
The funeral service for Ronald Dean Buchanan will be at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at Hinton-Turner Funeral Home with Rev. Jerry Eubanks officiating. Interment will be in Millersburg cemetery with casket bearers being Keith Buchanan, Daryl Buchanan, Derreck Pollitt, Hunter Buchanan, Johnny Bennett, Timmy Claypool, Bill Watson, and Bobby Redmon. Visitation will be on Monday evening, August 30, 2021, from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Hinton-Turner Funeral Home. www.hintonturner.com