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Ruth Ramsey

Ruth Ramsey, 92, of Mansfield, went to be with the Lord Tuesday morning, April 9, 2013. 

Born in Shelby on Nov. 13, 1920, she was a homemaker and Christian wife and mother who modeled Christianity to her family.

She is survived by her daughter, Linda (Frank) Walls of Mansfield; sons, James (Cynthia) Ramsey of Perrysville, Carmen “Skip” (Jane) Ramsey of Indianapolis and Richard “Rick” (Kathryn) Ramsey of Bellefontaine; 12 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Beverly Hunter of Shelby and Martha Mullett of Warsaw; brother-in-law, Leroy (Ethel) Ramsey of Hayesville; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Chester Earl Ramsey, on Jan. 8, 2006; and eight siblings.

Visitation is from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, 2553 Lexington Avenue, Mansfield, and one hour prior to a funeral at 11 a.m. Friday by Pastor David J. Pound at Berean Baptist Church, 2145 Middle Bellville Road, Mansfield. Burial is in Mansfield Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Richland Pregnancy Services.

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