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Originally published: 2012-08-03 14:23:24
Last modified: 2012-08-03 14:23:24

Missy Eggers Ramsey

Missy Eggers Ramsey, 46, of Banner Elk, passed away on Tuesday, July 31, 2012.

She was born in Catawba County on April 15, 1966, a daughter of the late Mack V. and Mary Alice Flowers Eggers.

Ramsey was a member of the Banner Elk Methodist Church.

She worked as the Store Manager for the Salvation Army Store in Foscoe, where she embraced the mission of the Salvation Army. She loved her customers and they loved her.
Ramsey was a member and past president of the Banner Elk Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary.

She loved children and was a second mother to all of her nieces and nephews. She was also a member of "The Giggle Gang" Clown ministry.

Ramsey has left to cherish her memory her husband, Mark Ramsey of the home; son, Sky DeJesus Ramsey of the home; sisters, Terri Eggers of Hickory, Beth Shomaker and husband, Bill, of San Antonio, Texa, Alice Stone and husband, Gary, of Gray, Tenn.; brother, Butch Eggers of Lenoir; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Ramsey were conducted 3 p.m. Saturday, August 4, 2012, at the Banner Elk Methodist Church with the Rev. Dan Brubaker, Lt. Michal Chapman, Capt. Michael Harris, and the Rev. George Wright officiating. The family received friends from 1 p.m. until the service hour.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Banner Elk Methodist Church, P.O. Box 1548, Banner Elk, N.C. 28604, or Salvation Army, P.O. Box 1568, Boone, N.C. 28607.

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Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home of Newland is serving the Ramsey family.

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