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Rans Kinney

January 30, 1935 ~ September 15, 2017 (age 82)

Rans Kinney 82 of Columbus, passed away at The Kobacker House at Riverside. He was born on Jan. 30, 1935 in Pikeville, KY to the late Merle and Caroline (Meadows) Kinney.  Rans retired from Columbus Fair Auto Auction and had worked for many years at the former Elliott’s SOHIO Station in downtown Columbus.  Preceded in death by a son, Rans Jr. , grandson, Michael, brothers, Bobby, Bruce, Forrest; sisters Margie, Jettie May, and Delzenia.

Survived by the love  of his life for 58 years, Dorothy J. (Williams); sons, Mark (Samantha) and Randy (Stephanie); grandchildren, Jeremy Seagle, Reagan and Kayleigh Kiser; sisters, Brenda (Glenn) Holden of AL and Trula (Bun) Phillips of GA; also numerous nieces and nephews. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. on Monday at the Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home, 420 W. Main St. Ashville with a Service at 11:00 a.m. on Tues. Sept. 19, 2017.  Interment will follow in Franklin Hills Memory Gardens, Lithopolis. Online condolences to


 Service Information

Family will receive Friends
September 18, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home
420 Main St. W
Ashville, OH 43103

Funeral Service
September 19, 2017

11:00 AM
Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home
420 Main St. W
Ashville, OH 43103

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