Ramsey, William Thomas Jr. (Cleveland)

Saturday, February 22, 2014

William Thomas Ramsey Jr., 61, of Cleveland, TN, passed away on Friday, February 14, 2014 at his home.

He was born in Cleveland, TN on October 4, 1952, a son of the late William Thomas Ramsey Sr. and Lillie  Ramsey.  He loved fishing playing cards, NASCAR, and watching Westerns.

He is survived by two daughters, Shawna Loach and Michelle Ramsey; three sisters, Brenda Morrow, Linda McDougall and Glenda Ramsey; two brothers, Danny Ramsey and Kenny Ramsey; four grandchildren, Amber Vaughn, Brandon Loach, Terry Ramsey and Daniel Ramsey; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends.

A memorial service is planned for Saturday, February 22 at 4 p.m. at the Unity Church of God.

Companion Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.



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