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.