Funeral services for retired Master Sgt. Albert DeLeon Ransome, 74, will be at 11:30 a.m. today at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Mansfield. Burial will follow at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, in a plot beside his wife, the late Vera L. Ransome who died May 18, 2002.
Mr. Ransome died Nov. 6, 2013, at his home in Killeen. He was born July 25, 1939, in Washington, N.C., the only child of the late Rudolf Ransome and the late Helen Louise Baker Ross.
Survivors include his children, Yvette Whitfield and her husband, Marc, and Angela Jones and her husband, Kenneth; stepchildren, Reginald Harris and his wife, Vanessa, and Regina Dickerson; and grandchildren, Myles Jones, Keaton Jones and Brianna Whitfield.
Guerrero-Dean Funeral Home in Grand Prairie is in charge of arrangements.