Earl Ray Ramsey

Apr. 07, 2013 @ 11:10 PM

Earl Ray Ramsey, age 82, of Seymour, passed away Saturday, April 6, 2013. Earl served his country in the Korean War as a member of the United States Army. He retired from Alcoa and enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, and beekeeping all his life.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Nell M. Ramsey; parents, James I. Ramsey and Emma P. Ramsey; brothers, Roy Ramsey, Max Ramsey, Allen Ramsey, Arthur Ramsey; sister, Louise Finchum.

He is survived by his sons, Dwight Ramsey and Kenneth Ramsey; wife Brenda; sisters, Elizabeth Ramsey and Edith Hecht.

Funeral service 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. James McFalls officiating. Family and friends will meet 11 a.m. Wednesday at Shiloh Cemetery for graveside service and interment. Military honors by American Legion Post 104. The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m.Tuesday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.