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James Robert Ramsey

March 5, 1943 - March 13, 2020

Visitation: 4p.m. with a Rosary at 5:30p.m. on Monday, March 16, at Thompson’s Harveson and Cole.

Mass of Christian Burial: 2:30p.m. Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at St. Patrick Cathedral.

Interment: Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Memorials: Should friends desire, memorials in lieu of flowers may be given to Worth Ranch- Longhorn Council, BSA,  the National Parkinson’s Foundation or a charity of choice.

James Robert Ramsey, 77, passed away peacefully in his home on March 13, 2020.

James was born March 5, 1943 in Freeport, Texas to George and Lillian Ramsey. He moved to Fort Worth in 1946 and has been a resident since then. He was a draftsman for 35 years at B&E drafting where he retired.

James was an active member of St. George and St. Patrick Catholic Church where he was a CCD teacher, Usher and Eucharistic Minister. He also served on the Parish Council and volunteered at St. George Catholic School. He was an active member in the Knights of Columbus. He was a registered Boy Scout and served on the troop and District level in many capacities including the Catholic Committee on Scouting and Order of the Arrow along with Assistant Scoutmaster for Troop 341 and Troop 308. He was a longtime volunteer for the Cowtown Marathon. James enjoyed mentoring young people, spending time in the outdoors and time with his family.

James was preceded in death by his parents, George and Lillian Ramsey.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Sandra Ramsey; sons, Jonathan Ramsey and Jeremy and his wife Amie Ramsey; three grandchildren, Avery, Grayson and Seth Ramsey.

The family extend their thanks to Heart to Heart Hospice for the compassionate care given to James.