Saturday March 29, 2014
1 PM to 7 PM
Hester, Whitted & Daye Funeral Service
603 South Main Street
Roxboro, NC 27573
Phone: (336) 599-0104

Funeral Service

Sunday March 30, 2014
3 PM
Lawson Chapel Baptist Church
200 Lawson Chapel Church Road
Roxboro, NC 27573
Phone: (336) 599-1770


Lawson Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery
Hester, Whitted & Daye Funeral Service
Mary Yancey Ramsey

Mrs. Mary Yancey Ramsey, daughter of the late Esau Yancey and Pearl Gillis Yancey, was born in Person County, North Carolina, September 4, 1916. God called Mary to her heavenly home, Friday, March 21, 2014, after a brief illness.

Mary grew up in Person County, North Carolina, and joined Lawson Chapel Baptist Church at an early age, where she was a faithful member until her death. She was very active in leading devotional services.

She moved from Person County to Iredell County in April 2001, to live with her children. While in the Mooresville area she attended New Life Missionary Baptist Church and Campbell's Missionary Baptist Church.

Mary was married to the late George Lee Ramsey who preceded her in death. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by a son, Theodore Walters, and all of her siblings.

Left to cherish her memories are two daughters; Gladys T. Jones of Newark, NJ, and Pearl Lorraine Brawley (husband Cleo) of Cleveland, NC; six grandchildren: James Morgan Yancey, Michael Davis (wife Zee) and Terrence Smith of Newark, NJ; Dwayne Walters (wife Denise) of Ft. Walton, FL; Timothy Smith (wife Jeanette) of Pennsylvania, and Sean Blanding (wife Diane) of Palm Coast, FL; ten great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.