Services set for former superintendent

Published 1:59 pm Saturday, May 20, 2017

Services for former Covington County Superintendent of Education Ronnie D. Driver are set for Monday afternoon.

Driver, 76, of Rose Hill, passed away Fri., May 19, 2017, at the Andalusia Hospital.

Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Mon., May 22, at Good News Baptist Chapel in Rose Hill with interment in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Good News Baptist Chapel. Officiating the service will be his son, Jay Driver, and Bob Kendrick.

He is survived by his wife, Janice Webb Driver of Rose Hill; his sons and daughters-in-law, Shannon and Sharon Driver, Jay and Robyn Driver, Joshua and Kelly Driver, all of Rose Hill; two daughters and sons-in-law, Jill and Gary Maddox of Rose Hill and Traci and John Bell of Andalusia; 31 grandchildren, one great-grandchild; two sisters, Rhonda Driver and Pamela Miller both of Rose Hill.

He is preceded in death by his father, J. D. Driver and mother, Minnie Lee Worley Driver; two grandchildren, Jacob Webb Driver and Hannah Noel Driver; and a sister, Melba Gail Brown.

Pallbearers will be Avery Driver, J. D. Driver, Aaron Maddox, Brennan Maddox, Colin Maddox, Andrew Driver, Jonathan Driver, Caleb Bell and honorary pallbearers will be his other grandsons and nephews.

Family and friends who are unable to attend may sign the online registry at