Rebecca "Becky" Ranard, 54, of Kissee Mills died Sunday, September 10, 2017 at her
Visitation was from 9:30 to 10:00 AM Thursday, September 14 in the Central Taney
County Fire Station #5 in Kissee Mills. The funeral was at 10:00 AM in the Central Fire
Station with burial in was in the Sherrod Cemetery in Brown Branch.
Becky was born Friday, May 31, 1963 in Des Moines, IA to William "Sarge" and Mary
Ranard. She traveled with her parents to several Army bases including a tour in
Germany. Her family moved to the Cedar Creek area after Sarge's retirement. She
attended Cedar Creek and Forsyth Public Schools, graduating in the class of 1981.
Becky received her Missouri Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic License. She was
hired by Walter Cobb of Taney County Ambulance and retired in January 2016 after
twenty-seven years of service.
She is survived by her adopted family, Joshua and Luke, Kevin, Sue and Crystal and
many fire fighters/rescue personnel, EMTs and Paramedics who she trained during her
She was preceded in death by her father in 1979 and mother in 1999.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home,
Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home
15945 U.S. Hwy 160
Forsyth, MO. 65653
"There is a Difference"
Rebecca "Becky" Ranard
May 31, 1963 - September 10, 2017