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Obituary: Bernice Ramsey; Hopper


Bernice Ramsey, age 73, of Hopper, passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2017.

She was born on September 21, 1943 in Mena, the daughter of Richard Henry Lee Reynolds and Bessie Fryar Reynolds. On January 11, 1963, she was married to Jesse Ramsey. She was preceded in death by her son, J. J. Ramsey; her sister, Ann Powell; and her brother, Dick Reynolds.

She was a long time member of the Sulphur Springs Baptist Church. A stay at home Mom, she loved spending time with her family, especially her sisters. She loved to read and work crossword puzzles.

She is survived by her husband, Jesse Ramsey of Hopper; two daughters and sons-in-law, Gail and Keith Horn of Glenwood and Lynn and Rick Foster of Mena; two grandchildren, Justin McKenzie and Jaylin Ramsey; three sisters, Retha Romero of Pencil Bluff, Doris Lewis of Pine Ridge and Jan Smedley of Glenwood; one sister-in-law, Kay Reynolds of Norman; and her nieces and nephews.

Services were held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, April 15, 2017, in the Davis-Smith Funeral Home Chapel, Glenwood, with Bro. Andy Kennedy and Bro. Scott Vaughn officiating.

Interment will be in Hillside Cemetery.

Pallbearers were her nephews, Randy Romero, Michael Lewis, Jason Powell, Brad Reynolds, Samuel Smedley, Ryan Horn, Joey Powell and Scotty Reynolds.

Guest registry is at www.davis-smith.com.

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