SHARON -- John Preston "J.P." Ramsey, 85, died Saturday, October 25, 2008, at White Oak Manor in York.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday October 28, 2008, at Hickory Grove Church of God, with Pastor Mike Goodwin officiating. Burial will be at Woodlawn Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Sharon.
A native of York County, S.C., J. P. was a son of the late Bill and Ida Ramsey. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was retired from Rock Hill Printing & Finishing.
He is survived by his wife, Bernice Spencer Ramsey of Sharon; two grandchildren, Robbie Canupp and Sherri Canupp Comer; and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Betty Ruth Ramsey Canupp.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Bratton Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Hickory Grove Church of God, P.O. Box 65, Hickory Grove, SC 29717.
Bratton Funeral Home in York, S.C., is serving the Ramsey Family.