Ronnie Wood Harden “Speedy”, age 78 of Rocky Mount, passed away on Friday, March 19, 2021. He was born June 9, 1942, a son of the late William “Buck” and Margie Harden. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, William and sister, Daisy. Surviving are his wife of 59 years, Linda; son, Ronnie Brian (Kim); grandchild, Donovan Hartman; special great-nephews, Harley and Dylan; brothers, Robert, John and Jim; sisters, Betty, Janet, Bonnie, Tammy, and Ilene; step-mother, Mabel; many nieces and nephews; and special friend, Carlton “Punch” Chaney. Ronnie worked at J.P. Stevens for 27 years and retired from Uttermost. He was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church and enjoyed wood working and model trains. A graveside service will be held 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at Franklin Memorial Park with Dr. William Shively officiating. His family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday at Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.