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Obituary
Eunice Saunders Ramsey
December 18, 1930 - April 16, 2019
Born in Edgecomb County, NC
Resided in Person County, NC
Visitation
Thursday April 18, 2019, 1-2 PM
Oak Grove United Methodist Church
854 Oak Grove-Mt. Zion Rd.
Roxboro, NC 27574
 
Service
Thursday April 18, 2019, 2 PM
Church Service
Oak Grove United Methodist Church
854 Oak Grove-Mt. Zion Rd.
Roxboro, NC 27574
Eunice Saunders Ramsey, 88, of 170 Newell Drive, Roxboro, died Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at her home. Born in Edgecombe County on December 18, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Frank Hart Saunders and Ruth Clark Saunders. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, James Edward Ramsey; son, Frank Talmadge Ramsey; grandchild, Erin Squires Ramsey.

Mrs. Ramsey graduated from UNC with a Bachelor of Science degree in education. After graduating she taught in Hawaii for two years while her husband served in the US Marine Corps. She later retired from the North Carolina Public School System after thirty years of employment. She taught most of her years at East Roxboro Elementary School and North Elementary School. Mrs. Ramsey was an avid bridge player.

Surviving are her children: Linda Hart Ramsey of Roxboro, David Clark Ramsey of Durham and Carl Wilkins Ramsey and wife, Jodie of Puyallup, WA; one sister, Ruth Clark Saunders of Lumberton; seven grandchildren, Stacy Renee Ramsey, John Thomas Ramsey, Michael James Ramsey, Lisa Hart Sanders, Alexander Harris Ramsey, Adam Saunders Ramsey and Jordan Clark Ramsey.

Memorial service will be held 2 PM Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Oak Grove United Methodist Church with the Rev. Daniel Pantoja Salazar and Rev. Connie Graddy officiating. A private burial will be held at a later time. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service (1-2 PM) and other times at the home.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to Mrs. Ramsey's caregiver, Elizabeth Jacobs.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Oak Grove United Methodist Church, c/o R. Wilkerson, 222 Fairway Drive, Roxboro, NC 27574.