Walter Earl Ramsey, 79
LEBANON -- Funeral services have been scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27 at the Sellars Funeral Home on the Baddour Parkway for Mr. Ramsey, 79, of Lebanon.
A veteran of the US Navy, having served aboard the destroyer The Sullivans during the Korean War, Mr. Ramsey died Aug. 24, 2011.
The family will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home Friday between the hours of 2-8 pm. and from 11 a.m. until the service on Saturday.
Services will be conducted by Brother John Petree and Sister Linda Barnes. Interment follows in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: his wife of 49 years, Morine Scott Ramsey; children Tommy (Lynne) Bowen, Carol Meadows and Larry (Lorie) Blackburn; son-in-law Harold Ayers; sisters Lois Kerbo , Frances (Doris) Ligon; grandchildren Dana (Gary) Mason, Melissa (Danny) Meadows, Shelley (Dan) Shaw, Jerry (Mary) Wallace, Angie (Bryan) Graves, Jon (Amy) Ayers, Kelsey Blackburn and Katie Blackburn; eight great-grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Mr. Ramsey is preceded in death by daughter Brenda Ayers, great-granddaughter Cassie Meadows, parents P.W. Ramsey and Dora Dillard Ramsey, sister Vera Bay, and brothers Elbert, Alfred and Kenneth Ramsey.
Pallbearers: Jon Ayers, Bryan Graves, Danny Meadows, Harold Ayers, Dan Shaw, Larry Bay, Phillip Bay and Danny Ligon. Honorary: Hunter Barbour, Corey Meadows and Caleb Meadows.
Special thanks to the Pavilion.
Memorial donations may be directed to: the American Cancer Society (2000 Charlotte Ave, Nashville 37203, 615-327-0991).
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon.