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Ronald Lee Cude

Ronald Lee Cude was born November 28, 1945 in Houston to Erwin and Vaurine (Simpson) Cude. He worked much of his life as a longshoreman at the Houston Shipyards. He was a proud owner of a 1957 Chevy and enjoyed going to car shows.   He could make furniture and especially liked to work with cedar. Mr. Cude also enjoyed fishing and just sitting on the front porch with his wife. For about fourteen years, Mr. Cude and his wife, Marie, lived near Marquez, Texas in Leon County. At the time of his death, he was living in Splendora. Mr. Cude passed away on July 6, 2017 in Humble. He was preceded in death by his parents and his two sisters, Connie Billingsley and Carolyn Smitherman.
His surviving family includes his wife, Marie Cude of Splendora; a daughter, Sherri Inboden and her husband, Jeffrey, of Porter; four step-sons, Jason Fails and his wife, Cynthia, of Cleveland, Troy Fails and his wife, Christine of Splendora, Josh Johnson and his wife, Angie, of New Caney and Cory Johnson and his wife, Jennifer Johnson, of Splendora; three step-daughters, Cynthia Davis and her husband, Wayne, of Splendora, Bridgette Osborne of Amarillo, and Sandra Scarborough and her husband, Jerry, of Splendora and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Funeral services for Ronald Cude were held at 3 PM, Monday, July 10, 2017 at Walters Funeral Home in Centerville. Bro. Jim Bob Gunnels officiated and burial was in the Concord Cemetery in west Leon County.
Serving as pallbearers were Anthony Stanhope, Cory Johnson, Tyler Johnson, Jerry Scarborough, Jeffrey Inboden and Randall Billingsley.
Walters Funeral Home in Centerville, Texas was in charge of all arrangements.  Please log onto to leave condolences for the Cude family on his online memorial webpage.

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