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Bertha Ramsey

YORK -- Mrs. Bertha Hannon Ramsey, 98, of 5 Catherine St., died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2007, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, 2007, at First Wesleyan Church of York. The Rev. Todd Reynolds of First Wesleyan Church of York will be officiating. Burial will be at Rose Hill Cemetery.

A native of York, S.C., Mrs. Ramsey was a daughter of the late John Samuel Hannon and Elizabeth Givens Hannon. She was the widow of John Preston Ramsey. She was the oldest member of First Wesleyan Church of York.

She is survived by two sons, Preston Eugene Ramsey of Rock Hill, S.C., and Clyde Lester Ramsey of York, S.C.; and three daughters, Janet Ramsey Childers of York, Freida Ramsey Hartsoe of York and Carolyn Ramsey Tutherow of York; 24 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by four daughters, Doris Ramsey, Dorothy Ramsey, Margie Ramsey and Elizabeth Pauline Wyant and her son, John C. "Pete" Ramsey

Visitation will be held at Bratton Funeral Home today from 7 to 9 p.m.

Memorials may be made to First Wesleyan Church, 1830 Hwy. 5, York, SC 29745.

Bratton Funeral Home is serving the Ramsey family.