Mary Ramsey


January 14, 2016 - 12:00 AM

Mary M. (Workman) Ramsey, 75, Pittsburg, formerly of Colony, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, at her home.
She was born Aug. 9, 1940, in Logan, W.Va., the daughter of Elbert and Vivian Irene (Justice) Workman. Mary married Ronald Glenn Mosby in 1960 and this union was blessed with one daughter, Rhonda Lynn. They later divorced. She later married Leo L. Ramsey in 1968, and this union was blessed with one son, Lance A. They later divorced.
Mary was a stay-at-home mother until she and Leo purchased the school buses in Colony, in which she drove regular routes and trips. She enjoyed cooking, music, cards and games, gardening, flowers, hand sewing and quilting. Mary enjoyed sunshine and being outside, and especially loved garage sales.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Elbert and Irene Workman; and siblings, Lawrence Workman, Deloris Norman, Donald Workman, Sheila Lackey and Jimmy Workman.
Mary is survived by her long-time companion, Dan Lyons, and her dog, Maggie Mae, Pittsburg; her children, Rhonda Mosby, Pittsburg, and Lance Ramsey and wife Jill, Lone Elm; grandchildren, Krysta (Taylor) Duft and husband Cody, Webb City, Mo., Jory Ramsey, Pittsburg, and Kellen Ramsey, Lone Elm; great-grandson, Cale Linn Duft; and siblings, Edward Workman, Loretta Sargent, Carolyn Spaulding and Alan “Sam” Workman, all of Logan, W.Va.
Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service Chapel in Colony. Family will greet friends following the service. Inurnment will be Sunday in Logan.
Memorial contributions may be made to Crest USD 479 and left in care of the funeral home.
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