Garland "Boo Boo" Ramey of Wayne
Garland “Boo Boo” Ramey, 98, of Wayne, W.V., died Monday, September 10, 2012 at Home. He was born September 11, 1913 at Stiltner, WV a son of the late J.C. and Molly Ramey. His wife of 57 years, Lena Ross Ramey also preceded him in death, along with one son Bernard Garland Ramey, two grandsons, James Garland Lucas and Shaun Vance, one great granddaughter, Barbara Renee Nicely, four brothers and six sisters. Survivors include two sons, James Shelton Ramey and his wife Emogene, Odell Ramey and his wife Nilene, two daughters, Barbara Queen and her husband Sammie, and Glenna Vance all of Wayne. Seven grandchildren, Lena Dello, Shannon (Jennings) Noble, Marie (Rick) Maynard, Toni Ramey, James Dale Ramey, Karen (Mark) Howerton and Shannon Odell Ramey, Ten great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. Garland was a member of the Laurel Freewill Baptist Church, the NRA and friends and family alike remember him as an avid banjo player. The family would like to acknowledge Shelton and Emogene Ramey, a special nephew Jerry (Cindy) Ross and Hospice for their care and support of Garland. Funeral Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, September 13, 2012 at Johnson Tiller Funeral Home with Brother Jerry Casteele officiating. Burial will follow in Wayne Community Memorial Gardens. Friends may call after 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.