Mary Catherine Ramsey, 81, of Point, passed away Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at her home. Funeral service is scheduled for Saturday, June 28, at 2 PM, at Miracle Faith Baptist Church in Emory. Bro. Todd McGahee will officiate. Interment will follow in the Shirley Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, June 27, 6-8 PM at the Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel in Emory.
Mary was born in Silo, OK on May 23, 1933 to James Anderson and Ola Retha Kennedy DeFer. She married Henry Lee Ramsey, in Denison, on September 6, 1948. Her profession was a loving mother of 9 and homemaker. She was a member of Miracle Faith Baptist Church.
Survivors include: Daughters: Pamela Pruitt, and husband, Keith, of Point; Tammie Cruise, and husband, Zach, of Gainesville; Lynn Peek, and husband, Bobby, of Greenville; and Gina Smith, and husband, Bruce, of Royse City. Sons: Kenneth Ramsey, and wife, Cindy, of Emory; Bruce Ramsey, and wife Joy, of Bryan; Donnie Ramsey, and wife, Felicia, of Mesquite; Jamie Ramsey, and wife, Donna, of Alba; and David Ramsey of Longview. Sister: Sandra Taylor of Emory, Grandchildren: 24, Great-grandchildren: 22
Great-great-granddaughter: 1, Numerous other loving family and friends. Preceded by: parents; husband in 2004; 1 son-in-law: Ray Dickens; 2 grandsons: Scooter Ramsey and Bryan Pruitt; 1 brother: Kenneth DeFer
In lieu of flowers, memorial bequests may be made to: Shirley Cemetery Association c/o William McDowell, 315 S. Gilmer, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482.
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