Mr. Ragland was born in Warrior, Ala., the son of the late Joe Alfred Ragland and the late Willie Rock Ragland. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. His wife, Coy Ragland, preceded him in death.
Survivors include cousins, Thomas and Doris Brakefield, of Griffin; and numerous nieces, nephews, other cousins and friends.
Graveside funeral services for Mr. Robert Ben Ragland will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010, in Oak Hill Cemetery in Clermont, Fla. To pay condolences to the family online, please do so at www.haistenmccullough.com.
Haisten McCullough Funeral Home, 1155 Everee Inn Road, is in charge of the local arrangements.