Ronald J. Tullis, 49 of Welch, OK, went to be with the Lord on September 17, 2011 at his home. Born April 6, 1962 in Kansas City, KS to Joe L. and Emmaline (Garrett) Tullis. He moved to the area with his family in 2003.

Ron loved to fish and play his guitar.

Survived by a sister, Lori and husband Ronald Cox; brother, Robert E. Tullis, all of Welch; two nieces, Sara and husband Andrew Silvers of Berea, KY and Ashley Cox of Welch; two nephews, Travis and Jason Cox of Welch; other relatives and a host of friends.

He is preceded in death by grandparents, Joe and Mildred Tullis and Charles T. (Speedy) and Verna Garrett.

A visitation for family and friends will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, September 23, 2011 at the Thomas Funeral Home, Welch. A memorial service will follow at 2:00 p.m.

Services entrusted to Jim Thomas, Thomas Funeral Home, Welch.