Ella Mae Brunner Ramsay, 88, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died at her home on Wednesday, March 22, 2017.
She was born March 30, 1928 near Clarington, Ohio, (Monroe County) daughter of the late Ernest and Anna Bigler Brunner.
Ella Mae was hard-working. She and Jay farmed the family farm in Jacobsburg for many years. She was an exceptional cook, enjoyed sewing and quilting
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William “Jay” Ramsay; daughter-in-law, Jeanette Ramsay; five brothers, Leroy, Charles, William, Emerson and Floyd “Sam” Brunner; three sisters, Alverna “Fern” Phillips, Betty Brooks and Viola Sims; and a great grandson, Tyler Cordery.
Surviving are Ella Mae’s children, Linda (Wilson) Toothman, with whom she resided, William E. (Marlene) Ramsay of Jacobsburg, and Patty (Mike) Shutler of Mineral Wells, West Virginia; two brothers, Ernest “Shood” Brunner of Shadyside, OH and Franklin “Hank” Brunner of Jacobsburg; six grandchildren, Denise (A.C.) Wiethe, William (Cami) Toothman and Jeff (Regan) Toothman, all of St. Clairsville, Ohio, Andy Shutler of Mineral Wells, John Cordery, and David (Ann) Cordery, all of Jacobsburg; 11 great grandchildren, Alli Toothman of Nashville, Tennesee, Chase and Rhyanna Wiethe, Lexi, Taylor, Abbey, and Wyatt Toothman, all of St. Clairsville, Sam, Lacey, Cooper and Blake Cordery, all of Jacobsburg.
Family and friends will be received on Friday from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. at Toothman Funeral Home in St. Clairsville, where services will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m.
Burial will follow in Powhatan Cemetery, Powhatan Point, Ohio.
Jacobsburg is an unincorporated community in southeastern Smith Township, Belmont County, Ohio
Powhatan Point is a village in Belmont County, Ohio, United States, along the Ohio River. The population was 1,592 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Wheeling, West Virginia Metropolitan Statistical Area