Ypsilanti Baptist Temple

Alma June Ramsey


June 4, 1929 - September 10, 2018

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and ten siblings.


The funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at Stark Funeral Home located at 101 S. Washington Street - Ypsilanti, MI 48197 where family will greet friends from 11:00 a.m. until time of service. Pastor Jim Clay of Ypsilanti Baptist Temple will officiate.  Burial will immediately follow in Highland Cemetery.

Alma June Ramsey of Salisbury, NC (formerly of Ypsilanti, MI) peacefully passed away at age 89

on Monday, September 10, 2018 at her daughter's home with her daughter by her side.


Alma was born June 4, 1929 in Charleston, WV; and was the daughter of John W. and Agnes A.

(Carr) Hodge. On December 24, 1949, she married Otis Burnell Ramsey (he preceded her in death).


Alma returned to school and graduated from Willow Run High School Adult Education in 1981; an achievement she was very proud of.  She attended Calvary Baptist Church in Salisbury, NC and Ypsilanti Baptist Temple when she visited her daughter in Ypsilanti.  She was always on "the go." She enjoyed shopping, spending time with her family and was a very happy person.


Survivors include: one daughter, Peggy Lee Ramsey of Ypsilanti; one son Otis DeWayne (Jeanie Bardwell) Ramsey of Salisbury, NC; two grandchildren, Krista Ramsey and Amanda Ramsey, both of TX; one sister Linda (Frank) Soos of FL; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.