John "Ronnie" Field, of Lamont, passed on Friday, Feb. 14, 2020 in the arms of his loved one.


John was born on March 15, 1946 in Miami, the son of Sue T. Bishop-Field and Hugh Field, of Jefferson County. He is preceded in death by his mother, father and brother Hugh Manson Field, of Monticello.


John lived his life by the words of the Lord and believed the best in everyone he ever met. His life was eventful as he had many accomplishments. His passion in life included spreading the Lord's word to all who would listen. Though he lived in Lamont, he found himself and solitude in Alligator Point where he and his dogs spent his last good years. John had an eye for beauty and loved to travel. He especially loved Jamaica where he had a piece of land and would visit often.


John leaves behind a niece, Jan and Denis Barton, of Lamont; nephew Larry Field, of Lakeland; great-niece Jaimi Sue and Timothy Frazier, of Greenville; great-nephew, John R. Whittaker, of Monticello. He also leaves three great-great-nieces and three great-great-nephews.


Services will be held at the Lamont Baptist Church on Wednesday, Feb. 19 at 1 p.m. followed by a graveside burial at the Bishop Cemetery in Lamont. Flowers can be sent to the Lamont Baptist Church in Lamont.