Mr. James L. Ramsay, age 89, of Pekin, passed away Sunday, October 6 at his home.
Mr. Ramsay was born March 10, 1930 in Bartlettsville, Lawrence County, Indiana, the son of Earl Ross Ramsay and Eva Lena Kinser Chastain. He was a retired employee of B.F. Goodrich and Washington County Highway Department. He was a member of Bunker Hill Christian Church.
James was preceded in death by his wife: Louise Floyd Ramsay, a brother: Harry Ramsay, three sisters: Mable Axsom, Hazel Norman, and Jo Southern and his parents.
He is survived by a son: Gary Ramsay (Angie) of Pekin, three daughters: Gloria Gray (Tommy) of Pekin, Cathy Spaulding (Keith) of Pekin and Cherie Baker of Pekin, 14 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11:00AM at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Olive Branch Cemetery. Visitation will Wednesday from 4-8PM and Thursday from 9AM-time of service.
Memorial donations may be made to: Olive Branch Cemetery, c/o Carl Hudgens, 2807 S. Franklin School Road, Pekin, IN 47165.
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