James Ramey, Jr. IV of New Orleans, LA, formerly of Wayne
James Ramey, Jr. IV, 38, of New Orleans, LA, formerly of Wayne, WV, passed away Monday, January 10, 2011 in Baton Rouge, LA. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 15, 2011 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, WV, by Pastor Michael Dillon. Burial will follow at Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne. He was born August 10, 1972 in Huntington, WV, son of Charles A. Ramey and wife, Cindy of New Orleans, LA, and Linda Mills Jones and husband, Dave of Wayne, WV, who loved him more than life. He was employed as a diesel mechanic for Polar Enterprises in Gramercy, LA, and was a veteran of the U. S. Marine Corps. Three grandfathers, Jr. Ramey, Glen Mills and Taylor Mills, preceded him in death. Additional survivors include three sons, Keaton Allen Ramey,12, and Patrick James Ramey, 11, and their mother, Kelly Ramey, of New Orleans, LA, and Corey Taylor Ramey of Florida; two grandmothers who loved him dearly, Louise Ramey Moorehouse of Wayne, WV, and Theo Mills of East Lynn, WV; a special aunt Sissy, also of East Lynn; a brother, Stratton Ramey and two step-brothers, Shane Crews and Robert Crews, both of New Orleans; two step-sisters, April Meade and Laura Dial, both of Huntington, WV; and a host of uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends who will miss him greatly. He will always be remembered for his kind heart and big smile. Friends may call from 6-9 p.m. Friday at Morris Funeral Home.