Clifton Ray Ramsey, 60, of McKinney died Aug. 14, 2002, in McKinney, Texas. He was born on June 25, 1942, in Monette to William Clyde and Flora Armenty (Luff) Ramsey. He married Susan Mack on Nov. 4, 1995, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He was an equipment operator in the construction business.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Tanya Duncan of Princeton, Texas, and Shannon Spoon of Bentonville; stepson SPC Alan Chelette of U.S. Army, Darmstadt, Germany; grandsons, Justin Duncan, Jason Duncan, Garrick Spoon and Colton Spoon; step-grandsons, Alex Chelette and Andrew Chelette; sisters, Zettie Haynes of St. Charles, Ill., and Emma Jean Langston of Manila; and brothers, Perry Ramsey of Hastings, Mo., Winfred Ramsey of Vergennes, Ill., and William Ramsey of North Aurora, Ill.;
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Shirley Coleman, and a brother, Vester Ramsey.
The funeral was held at 4:30 p.m. Saturday in the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel with Pastor Rod Corner officiating. Interment was Monday morning, Aug. 19, at the Philadephia Cemetery in Jonesboro.