ROSA RAMSEY

Rosa Dovie “White Wing” Ramsey, 83, of Natural Bridge Station, walked on to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Dec. 4, 2019.

She was born June 9, 1936, in Buchanan, a daughter of the late Robert Dewitt Newcomb and Ethel Hawkins Newcomb.

She was a member of the Monacan Indian Nation.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jewett Mitchell Ramsey Sr.; brothers, George Lee Cox, Lewis Dewitt (Hook) Newcomb, and James Robert (Pete) Newcomb; sister, Jean Louise Harper; and one grandchild, Kelsey Briana Ramsey.

Surviving are her daughter, JoAnne Ramsey Ellington (John), and son, Jewett Mitchell Ramsey Jr. (Debra Carlene); six grandchildren, John Mitchell Ellington, Raun Stephen Ellington, and Jennifer Linne Nicely, Elizabeth Anne Ramsey, Samantha Dawn Ramsey, and Bridget Deneen Ramsey; 11 great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Edna Rebecca Hylton and Lorrine Elizabeth “Susie” Newcomb.

A graveside service was conducted Sunday, Dec. 8, at Glasgow Cemetery by the Rev. W. David Bain.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Rock-bridge Area Hospice, 315 Myers St., Lexington, VA 24450.

Arrangements were by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory. N-G

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