|Birth: ||Oct. 30, 1878|
|Death: ||Feb. 9, 1969|
The Southeast Missourian
Cape Girardeau MO
Feb. 10, 1969
Sikeston--The Rev. Pleas S. Ramsey, 90 years old, who was a retired minister of the Assembly of God Church, died Sunday night at 6:50 at a Dexter hospital. He lived on Essex Route 2.
Mr. Ramsey was born Oct. 30, 1878, in Jasper, Tenn.
surviving him are a daughter, Mrs. Mae Findley, Essex; 12 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren. and 22 great-great-grandchildren.
the body is at the Jackson Funeral Home in Sikeston. Arrangements are incomplete.
Feb. 11, 1969
Sikeston--Funeral services for the Rev. Pleas S. Ramsey, 90 years old, of Essex Route 2, will be conducted Wednesday afternoon at 1 at the Byrd's Corner Assembly of God Church by the Rev. James Watson assisted by the Rev. Katherine Baughn. Burial will be in Bloomfield Cemetery with Jackson Funeral Home in charge.
A charter member of the national Assemblies of God Council, Mr. Ramsey was ordained at Russellville, Ark., in 1915. During his ministry he evangelized six states and held pastorates in both Arkansas and Mississippi. He served 24 years as minister of a church in Meridian. Miss., and was active in the ministry until he was 85 years old.
Mr. Ramsey was the father of Mrs. Mae Findley, Essex, and died Sunday night in a Dexter hospital.
Plot: Section A
Created by: brenda joyce
Record added: Sep 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29714172
In his obituary it has Pleas S Ramsey. On his grave it has Rev F. Pleas Ramsey, but his name was Pleasant Franklin Ramsey. He often went by P.F. Ramsey. He was my great grandfather.|
Added: Mar. 7, 2015
Added: Sep. 10, 2008