Doris Ramey

Doris Ramey, 85, of 3344 Soapstone Rd., Ridgeway, Va., passed away Tuesday, December 5, 2017 surrounded by her friends.

She was born April 15, 1932 in Princeton, N.C. to the late Lela Reid and Matthew Holt. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ozzie Ramey and seven siblings.

Doris is survived by one sister, Grace McIlwain of Teaneck, NJ; three nieces, Joyce Richardson of Clinton, MD; Yolanda Gary of Midway, GA; and Gwen Nolley of Edison, NJ; three nephews, Melvin Bryant of New York, NY; Gregory Bryant of Ft. Washington, MD; and Ronald Bryant of Ft. Washington, MD.

Doris was a member of Grace Presbyterian Church and retired from Henry County School System as a teacher for 34 years.

The family will receive friends one half hour prior to the service. Funeral service will be held Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Grace Presbyterian Church. Pastor Jane Johnson, officiating.

Interment will be in Carver Memorial Gardens, Martinsville, Va.

Arrangements entrusted to Hairston Funeral Home, Martinsville, Va.