Mary Ruth Ramsey

Mary Ruth Ramsey

January 23, 1929 - March 6, 2020

Visitation Location: Roush Funeral Home

Visitation Hours: Wednesday, March 11 (11A-12P)

Funeral Service Location: Roush Funeral Home

Funeral Service Time: Wednesday, March 11 (12P)

Mary Ruth Ramsey, 91, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away on March 6, 2020, at Ravenswood Care Center.

She was born on January 23, 1929, in Harrison, WV, daughter of the late Owen Burton and Glendora Carte Comer.

She was a 1947 graduate of Clay County High School. She had been employed at Jackson General Hospital for 17 years. Mary Ruth relocated to Ravenswood from St. Albans in the fall of 1973, and most recently resided in Ravenswood Station Apartments. She is survived by her daughters, Sheilah Naret (Jeff), Trinity, FL; Sherry Bright (Barry), Salt Lake City, UT; and Judith Jarrell (Terry), of Ravenswood, WV; grandchildren, Chris, Ryan, Mindy, Kara, Kelly, Ashley and Jacob; 20 great grandchildren; brother, James Comer (Karen Sue), of Ravenswood; and sister, Betty Butler of Harrison, WV; and sister-in-law, Ruth Comer of Murfreesboro, TN.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Ralph Ramsey; her son, Mitchell; her brothers, Warren Comer and Clarence Comer; and brother-in-law, John Butler.

The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at 12:00 noon at Roush Funeral Home in Ravenswood, WV, with Reverend David Shirer officiating. Burial will follow in Cunningham Memorial Park in St. Albans, WV, at 3:00 pm.

Friends will be received at the funeral home on Wednesday, March 11, from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon.

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