EDDYVILLE — Mr. Calvin Ramey, age 80, of Eddyville, KY., died Sunday, October 13, at Baptist Health Paducah.
He was a member and Deacon at Kuttawa First Baptist Church and a graduate of Murray State University with a B.S., M.S., and 30 hours above a Masters and was in the U.S. Army ROTC class of 1954. Mr. Ramey was retired as Lyon County Elementary School Principal, where he served for 20 years. He was also Owner/Operator of Ramey Campground for more than 37 years.
He is survived by his wife, Mildred Hall Ramey of Eddyville, KY.; one son, Randell Ramey & wife, Covetta, Eddyville KY.; two stepsons, Jerry Hall & wife, Tammy, Wingo, KY., and Terry Hall, Eddyville, KY.; one brother, James Ramey & wife, Pauline, Eddyville, KY.; five grandchildren, Kyle Ramey & wife, Elizabeth, Darren Ramey, Tanner Hall, Tyler Hall, Sarah Hall; two great-great-grandchildren, Lana Grace Ramey and Sarah Beth Ramey.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Rushing Ramey; his parents, Lee Ramey and Ethel Burns Ramey; one brother, Byron Ramey, and two sisters, Dollie Canon and Eloda Crumbaugh.
Visitation will be Wednesday, October 16, from 4 to 8 P.M. at Lakeland Funeral Home in Eddyville, KY.
Funeral services will be Thursday, October 17 at 2:30 P.M. at the funeral home with rev. Carl Nelson officiating. Burial will follow in Macedonia Cemetery in Lyon County.
Memorial contributions may be made to: Kuttawa First Baptist Church Building Fund, 316 Walnut Drive, Kuttawa, KY 42055
Online condolences may be sent from our website: lakelandchapel.com