John B. Ramsey
September 5, 1925 – June 30, 2018
John Burnice Ramsey Sr, 92, of Martinsville passed away on June 30, 2018. He was born September 5, 1925 to John Wes Ramsey and Elva Mason Ramsey.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 39 years, Louella Bennett Ramsey, and a grandson Lee Ramsey.
He is survived by his children Randy Ramsey and wife Tammy, Renda Edmunds and husband Mark, John Ramsey Jr., Barbara Fielding and husband Doug. He is also survived by eleven Grandchildren and four Great Grandchildren.
Mr. Ramsey was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was a mechanic at DuPont. He attended Bassett Church of the Brethren and Collinsville Church of the Brethren.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at McKee-Stone Funeral Home, 109 Broad Street, Martinsville. Visitation will be held from one hour prior to the service.
Arrangements are by McKee-Stone Funeral Home, Martinsville Virginia To express condolences on line, please visit www.collinsmckeestonemartinsville.com
- John W. Ramsey, Father
- Elva Mason Ramsey, Mother
- Louella Bennett Ramsey, Wife
- Lee Ramsey, Grandson
- Randy Ramsey, Son
- Tammy Ramsey, Daughter-in-law
- Renda Edmonds, Daughter
- Mark Edmunds, Son-in-law
- John Ramsey Jr., Son
- Barbara Fielding, Daughter
- Doug Fielding, Son-in-law
- Mr. Ramsey is also survived by eleven Grandchildren and four Great Grandchildren.
- Visitation Thursday, July 5, 2018
- Funeral Service Thursday, July 5, 2018
John B. Ramsey
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July 6, 2018
I am sorry for your loss. I spent much time talking with him and the stories he told were rich; funny. He was a good man and i will always remember the time we spent together as “captives”. God bless you all. Kirk Campbell