William A. Ramsay Jr.
William (Bill) A. Ramsay Jr., age 65, joined the Lord on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013. The cause was an accident while working around his property in Kirksville,, Mo. doing what kept him occupied, making something out of nothing.
Born on Sept. 18, 1947, in Detroit, Bill lived in Mancos before settling in Kirksville with his wife in 2001. He started a business doing what he had always wanted to do. Bill was an anchor in the lives of all who loved him. He was a member of the spiritual community everywhere he went. He loved to teach and spread the love of Jesus to all that he met.
Survivors include his longtime companion, wife Jan Ramsay; his sister, Bernice and Allen Paulsen; brother, Randy and Bonnie Quick; sister, Joyce and Jim McIntosh; brother, Steve McBride; son, William A. III and Crystal Ramsay; son, David and Angelina Ramsay; daughter, Heather and Bob Foxworth; son Bryon and Dawn Lough; 16 beautiful grandchildren, and he was expecting his first great grandchild. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, William and Ida Marie Ramsay; sister, Marianna Ramsay, and son, Andy Lough. Cindy Ramsay is the mother of Bill’s children William, David and Heather.
He will be missed more than words can say.
Memorial service will be on Saturday, Aug. 31, at 2 p.m. at the Evangel Assembly of God church at 209 W. 5th St., Cortez.