Donna Ramsey Smith

February 27, 1955November 2, 2021

Donna Ramsey Smith, 66, a lifelong resident of Shenandoah passed away on November 2, 2021.

She was born on February 27, 1955 in Harrisonburg and was the daughter of the late James and Ruby Dudley Ramsey.

Donna graduated from Page County High School in 1973. She was a homemaker and very talented at making crafts and she loved to sew. She loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and extended family.

On May 19, 1973 she married Roy E. Smith who survives, also surviving are her children, Jennifer Cubbage (Garfield) of Stanley, Pam Wilkins (Scott) of Criders, VA and Jeremy Smith (Raven) of Elkton; ten grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; a brother, James Ramsey, Jr. (Bernice) of Palmetto, FL, a sister, Lesly R. Firkin (Tim) of Sugar Grove, WV; and a special nephew, Jeffrey Jervis of Buena Vista.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Elizabeth Jervis, brother in law, John Jervis, and three nephews, Jerome, Jon and Joel Jervis.

A graveside service will be held 11 am, Friday, November 5, 2021 at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens with Pastor Jimmy Kite officiating.

Lindsey Funeral Home in Harrisonburg is handling arrangements and condolences and memories can be shared with the family by visiting


  • Roy E. Smith, Husband
  • Jennifer Cubbage (Garfield), Daughter
  • Pam Wilkins (Scott), Daughter
  • Jeremy Smith (Raven), Son
  • Ten, Grandchildren
  • Eight, Great-Grandchildren
  • James Ramsey, Jr. (Bernice), Brother
  • Lesly R. Firkin (Tim), Sister
  • Jeffrey Jervis, Special Nephew
  • Ruby Dudley Ramsey, Mother (deceased)
  • James Ramsey, Father (deceased)
  • Elizabeth Jervis, Sister (deceased)
  • John Jervis, Brother-in-law (deceased)
  • Jerome Jervis, Nephew (deceased)
  • Jon Jervis, Nephew (deceased)
  • Joel Jervis, Nephew (deceased)


  • Graveside Service

    Friday, November 5, 2021


Donna Ramsey Smith

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Barbara Meadows

November 5, 2021

Roy I am so sorry to hear of your wife’s passing.
James has been gone for 7 years, it hasn’t gotten any easier. My prayers for you and your family.

Rhonda Boggs

November 4, 2021

My prayers and thoughts are with you and family Roy on the loss of your wife. May God Bless You All.

Rhonda Boggs

Philip Mims

November 4, 2021

I have some great memories of Donna when she was 4 &5 years old, living on 2nd.. street near the water tower . .She would follow Libby out to met me when I drove in . She would hang on the right side door, and would not leave until I drove away !

Julie & Dylan Baksa

November 3, 2021

Jenny, Jeremy, Pam, Roy and Families,
So very sorry to hear of Donna's passing. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.
Dylan & Julie Turner-Baksa, Ryan and Kaileigh