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 Billy Gene “Bill” Ramsey

Billy Gene “Bill” Ramsey

Shelby County, Texas, USA
Death 23 Jul 2015 (aged 87)
Center, Shelby County, Texas, USA
Burial Center, Shelby County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 149687715 · View Source
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Billy Gene “Bill” Ramsey, 87, of Center, passed away Thursday, July 23, 2015 in Center.

Funeral service will be held at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center. Interment will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Shelby County.

Billy Gene was born June 20, 1928, in Shelby County, Texas, to Frank Ramsey and Mary Lee Hughes Ramsey. He later moved to Houston, where he lived for 50 years, raised his family, worked as both a lineman and foreman at Houston Light and Power and served in various church and community roles. He retired after 36 years of service. In 2000, following his retirement, Billy Gene and Ouida moved back home to Shelby County, where they are active members of Hillcrest Baptist Church in Center.

He is survived by -
Wife of 68 years: Ouida “Bunkin” Crawford Ramsey

Larry Ramsey and wife, Evelyn, of Hockley
Tommy Ramsey and wife, Terri, of Humble
Craig Ramsey and wife, Tracey, of Humble

Daughters -
Carol Ramsey Lowther/husband, Rick
Kay Ramsey

14 Grandchildren

14 Great Grandchildren

Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends

Preceded in death by -
Parents: Frank Ramsey * Mary Lee Hughes Ramsey
Brothers: Byron Glen Ramsey, Doyle Ramsey, Buster Lee “Pete” Ramsey

Watson & Sons Funeral Home, July 23, 2015

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  • Created by: Deb
  • Added: 23 Jul 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 149687715
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Billy Gene “Bill” Ramsey (20 Jun 1928–23 Jul 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149687715, citing Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Center, Shelby County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Deb (contributor 46832182) .