Ramsey Ridge Cemetery

RAMSEY RIDGE OLD REGULAR BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY

Ramsey Ridge, Clinchco, Virginia

Documented by Aliene Edge

Baker, Dora B ( Ramsey Church)

Jun 12, 1884 – Mar 9, 1972

Gone But Not Forgotten

 

Branham, Carter P

Son of Mr and Mrs Hoover Branham

June 6, 1948

 

Branham, Jimmy

May 6, 1949 – Oct 12, 1997

 

Branham, Alfred P “Hoover” and Josephine (Senter) (double stone)

Aug 11, 1926 – Apr 25, 1998 Nov 13, 1929

 

Branham, Dempsy and Lula ( Stanley) (double stone)

1931 – 1981 1932 – 2001

Married November 8, 1951

 

Branham, Ellis E

Nov 11, 1941 – Aug 20, 1966

Death Is But A Shadow Across The Path To Heaven

 

Branham, Herbert

Sep 23, 1923 – Mar 20, 1925

Son of Nelson and Lula (Ramsey) Branham

 

Branham, Janice Faye

Nov 17, 1940 – Jan 20, 1941

From Mother’s arms to the arms of Jesus

 

Branham, N. C. (Son of Cowan and Oma Woods Branham)

Oct 25, 1937 – Feb 27, 1938

Gone to a Better Land

 

Branham, Nelson and Lula (Ramsey) (double stone)

Apr 4, 1896 – Aug 23, 1987 Feb 13, 1898 – Jan 17, 1987

Father Mother

Married March 12, 1912

 

Branham, Sanford

Aug 18, 1942 – Aug 18, 1942

Gone to a Better Land

 

Branham, Wilburn “Bone” and Margie M (Baker)

Apr 27, 1921 – Aug 8, 2003 May 7, 1922

 

 

Branham, Wilburn E

(Military Marker)

PFC US Army

World War II

Apr 27, 1921 – Aug 8, 2003

 

Church , Bud

Jan 10, 1897 – Jan 25, 1923

Aged 26 years 10 days

Husband of Dora Church

 

Edwards, Barney and Pansy (Ramsey)

1914 – 1987 1915 – 2004

Wed July 1936

 

Garcia, Gay Nell (Branham)

Jul 12, 1954 – Dec 10, 2004

Spirit Soaring Free

 

Green, Eunice Margaret (Ramsey Ball)

Nov 6, 1891 – Feb 1, 1974

Asleep in Jesus

 

McKinney, Nancy Beth

Daughter of Mr and Mrs D W McKinney

Aug 20 – 31 1966

 

McKinney, Paul

SP4 US Army

Vietnam

Oct 19, 1953 – Feb 22, 1997

 

McKinney , Vester and Lura (Ramsey) (double stone)

Nov 15, 1901 – Mar 21, 1989 May 18, 1913 – Jan 22, 1999

Precious Lord take our Hands

 

Mullins, L Annette

May 10, 1938 – Feb 19, 1939

Gone so Soon

 

Mullins, L Ray

Nov 10, 1943 – Sep 20, 1950

Darling how we miss you

 

Mullins, Tolby B and Addie L (Branham) (double stone)

Father Mother

Oct 16, 1918 – Feb 7, 2004 Sep 1, 1918 – Nov 28, 1979

 

Potter, Infant Daughter of Mr and Mrs Gentry Potter

No dates

 

Potter, Clara (Church)

Sep 29, 1917 Jan 9, 1941

Resting till the Resurrection Morn

 

Potter, Ida Leona

Jun 14, 1914 – Oct 31, 1996

Daughter of Maggie Green

 

 

Ramsey, Clifton

Sep 1916

9 days old

 

Ramsey, Daniel and Hannah (Blair) (double stone)

Oct 17, 1883 – Feb 22, 1963 Jen 5, 1889 – Nov 6, 1977

 

Ramsey, Elbert and Nancy (Counts) (double stone)

1855 – 1948 1850 – 1917

 

Ramsey, Elbert W

Oct 23, 1915 – Aug 24, 1986

At Rest

 

Ramsey, Elbert W

(Military Marker)

PFC US Army

World War II

1915 – 1986

 

Ramsey, Floyd

1885 – 1917

The Lord is my Shepherd

 

Ramsey, George Allen

Jul 19, 1919 – Jul 19, 1919

Baby of Steve and Lizzie Ramsey

From the arms of Mother to the arms of Jesus

 

Ramsey, Gladys M

Apr 5, 1920

At Rest

 

Ramsey, Gracy Lee

Nov 6, 1895 – Nov 28, 1982

At Rest

 

Ramsey, Helen M

Aug 25, 1940 – Dec 30, 1997

Our Loving Mother

 

 

Ramsey, Paris

1888 – 1917

At Rest

 

Ramsey, Steve R and Elizabeth (Counts) (double stone)

Father Mother

Apr 28, 1894 – Mar 1, 1980 Jul 12, 1898 death date not stated

Asleep in Jesus Pap and Mam

 

Ramsey, Vester (Sylvester) and Bitha (Tabitha Cantrell)

(double stone)

Apr 27, 1896 - May 6, 1934 Jun 7, 1903 – Feb 4, 1982

Precious Lord Take my Hand

 

Ramsey, Sylvester

(Military marker)

Virginia

Private

?55 DEP OT BRIG

May 6, 1934

 

Sutherland, Fred “Kip” and Mary A McCoy

(double stone)

Nov 16, 1944 – May 15, 1991 Dec 16, 1944

 

Sutherland, Fred W and Velvia A (Church)

Jan 7, 1913 – Sep 14, 1955 Sep 19, 1915

Married Nov 3, 1936

 

Taylor, Dale Vester

Jan 13, 1940 – Aug 28, 1940

Son of Mr and Mrs Fred Taylor

 

Unknown

 

Unmarked

Ramsey, Polly Pop

1847 – 1934

 

Unmarked

Branham, Sonny

Dates unknown

Son of Nelson and Lula Ramsey Branham

 

Unmarked

Stanley ,

Dates unknown

Daughter of Elcanah and Nan Ramsey Stanley

 

There are 4 unmarked graves (just stones showing their location)
 
One of them is Sonny Branham, a child that Lula Ramsey Branham had that was stillborn.
One of them is Nancy "Pop" Ramsey
One of them is Elkanah and Nancy Ramsey Stanley daughters
and one is unknown... but Aunt Margie seems to think that a family was passing through and their child died and buried her there.

 

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