Ramsey, William M. “Bill”, Sr.

Talented Carpenter And Hunter And Always Offered A Helping Hand

  • Wednesday, June 12, 2024
William M. “Bill” Ramsey, Sr.
William M. “Bill” Ramsey, Sr.

William M. “Bill” Ramsey, Sr. “Squirrel”, 75, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2024.

Bill was born on December 8, 1948, was a lifelong resident of Harrison and was a member of Maple Grove Baptist Church. He was known for being a very talented carpenter, hunter, someone who always offered a helping hand, but most of all, he was known for being the best Dad and Papaw.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Robin Ramsey; parents, Ebb and Bessie Ramsey; brothers, Johnny and Bud, and sisters, Ida , Inez and Betty.

Bill is survived by his son, Bo Ramsey (Amy); daughters, Kim Morell (Mike), Sandy Elsea (Charlie); brother, Doyle; grandchildren, Shaine, Lane, Andrew, Shelby, Makala, Brie and Brandon; great-grandchildren, Brayden, Aubrie, Anzleigh and Tipton; special friend, Margaret Moser, as well as several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 18, from 4-8 p.m. at Turner Funeral Home at Highway 58.

A visitation will also be held on Wednesday, June 19, from 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. The funeral service will follow at 2 p.m. in the chapel with Pastor Ronnie Dotson officiating.

Bill will be laid to rest in Old McDonald Cemetery in Ooltewah.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in Bill’s name to be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at https://www.stjude.org/donate/

Share your memories and express condolences at www.turnerfamilyfuneralhome.com

Arrangements are by Turner Funeral Home, Highway 58 Chapel, 423 622-3171.

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