Sylvia McKinney Ramey, age 80, of Hueysville, KY, widow of Radie Ramey, died Friday, March 15, 2019 in the Greg & Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center, Hazard, KY. She was born August 1, 1938 in Harold, KY a daughter of the late Orville and Opal Kidd McKinney. Sylvia was a homemaker and member of the Rock Fork United Baptist Christian Church.
Survivors include four sons, Clayton (Teresa) Ramey, Hueysville, KY, Glen Ramey, IN, James (Vickie) Ramey, Hindman, KY, Jeffery Ramey, Hueysville, KY, four daughters; Connie (Vaughn) Handshoe, Hueysville, Neda Handshoe (Virgil) Taylor, Hueysville, Kathleen (Bee) Handshoe, Corbin, KY, Angie (Greg) Riley, San Diego, CA, one sister; Donna Sue Sturgill, Betsy Layne, KY, brother-in-law; Wayne Meloyd, GA, two special friends; Donna Whitaker and Russell Ward, and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren.
In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by, son-in-law, Bee Handshoe, two brothers; Charles "Junior" McKinney, Carl McKinney, three sisters; Helen Meloyd, Juanita Daniels, Avenell Frasure, and one brother-in-law; Bert Sturgill.
Funeral service for Sylvia McKinney Ramey will be conducted Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 11 AM in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, with Bethel Bolen and Jamie Hughes officiating. Burial will follow in the Ox Spring & Ramey Cemetery, Quicksand-Hueysville, KY and visitation will be after 6:00 PM Sunday and all day Monday at Hall Funeral Home.