ROCK HILL -- The Rev. Gene Howard Ramsey, 69, of 730 Stonewall Court died on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007, at home.
A graveside service will be 3 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2007, at Laurelwood Cemetery, with the Rev. Roger Brown officiating.
A native of Rockingham, N.C., Rev. Ramsey was the son of the late Rev. Walter E. Ramsey and the late Lucy Idol Ramsey. He was a member of Westerly Hills Baptist Church, retired from Celanese Corporation, and was an avid RHHS Bearcat fan. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Gene Howard Ramsey Jr. and his daughter, Kellie Jean Ramsey.
Rev. Ramsey is survived by his wife, Martha "Olie" McCollum Ramsey of the home; his brothers, Donald R. Ramsey of North Myrtle Beach and Wayne M. Ramsey of Rock Hill; and his sister, Betty R. Faile of North Myrtle Beach.
The family will receive friends at the home.
Memorials may be made to Westerly Hills Baptist Church, building fund, 232 S. Sutton Road, Fort Mill, SC 29708.
Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel is serving the Ramsey family.