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"John" Ramsey

Thursday, August 28, 2003

Born 2-17-1919 -- Died 8-10-2003

Thurman "John" Ramsey of Thayer, Mo., son of the late

Allen and Ola Everett Ramsey was born Feb. 17, 1919,

at Picher, Okla., and died Aug. 10, 2003, at the age of

84 years. He served in the Navy during World War II.

He was a member of Thayer Eagles.

He is survived by three sons -- John Ramsey of Las

Vegas, Nev., Dwight Ramsey of California, and Charles

Hilts of California; two brothers -- Sherman Ramsey of

West Plains, Mo., and Everett Ramsey Sr. of Batesville,

Ark.; two sisters -- Peggy Odglen of Swartz Creek, Mich.,

and Allene Masters of Newcastle, Okla.; and many

grandchildren, nephews and nieces.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother

and one sister.

A memorial service was Aug. 13 at the

Carr-Montgomery Chapel in Thayer, with Ron

Richardson officiating. Interment will be held at the Two

Mile Cemetery at a later date with local arrangements

under the direction of Carr-Montgomery Funeral Home

of Thayer, Mo.