Ramsey, Joseph Edward

Monday, March 18, 2019
Joseph Edward Ramsey, 94, of Fort Oglethorpe, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 14, 2019. He was a life-long resident of North Georgia and a charter member of Fort Oglethorpe United Methodist Church, where he helped build the church. Mr. Ramsey was a 50-year member of the Thomkin’s Lodge #466 F&AM. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, serving honorably in World War II and Korea. Mr. Ramsey was an engineer for the Norfolk Southern Railroad for 38 years. He was an avid baseball fan, coached youth baseball for over 15 years and played softball until he was 65.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 64 years, Alyce Ramsey.

Survivors include his son, Joseph (Sandra) Ramsey; grandchildren, Phillip Ramsey and Blake (Andrea) Ramsey.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday at Fort Oglethorpe UMC, with Pastor Joe Green officiating. Interment will follow at Chattanooga National cemetery.

Visit www.heritagebattlefield.com to share condolences with the family and view memorial tribute.

The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Monday at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.

Parks, Charles Homer "Charlie"

Powell, Charles

Duckett, Yara


Charles Homer “ Charlie ” Parks was born July 18, 1941, and died on May 21, 2019. He is survived by his wife, Jean Nelson Parks, his daughter Lee Anne Parks Hulgan (Tim), of Mentone, Al., ... (click for more)

Charles Powell of Huntsville, passed away on June 16, 2019. Mr. Powell was born on November 14, 1937 in S umm erville, GA to Marg a ret Jackson and Clyde E. Powell. He retired after 53 ... (click for more)

Baby Yara Duckett, 3 days old, of Chattanooga, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2019 in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced later by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)


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Powell, Charles

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Hutchings, Boyd Alan (Cleveland)

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