Obituary: Max Ramey

July 5, 1938 – November 4, 2020

Max Ramey, 82, of Mitchell, passed away peacefully at Indiana University Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis at 5:36 p.m. on Wednesday, November 4, 2020, surrounded by members of his loving family.

Born July 5, 1938, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Glenmore Oliver and Helen Maxine (Mayden) Ramey.  He married Molly Elizabeth Mannix September 13, 1965, and she preceded him in death October 19, 2008.

A schoolteacher and coach for almost 40 years, he retired from North Lawrence Community Schools in 2010.

Survivors include his children, Richard Scott (Linda) Ramey of Clermont, Florida, Susan Ramey Johnson of Mitchell, Kent Emerson Ramey of Mitchell, Kurt Thomas (Marci) Ramey of Bedford; granddaughter,  Chloe Grace Ramey                

His parents; wife;  son, Donovan Glen Ramey; and brother, Donovan G. Ramey, preceded him in death.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Saturday, November 21, at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.

Memorial gifts can be sent in Max’s memory to the Athletic Department of Bedford North Lawrence High School “Boys and Girls Golf Programs” at 595 Stars Boulevard, Bedford, Indiana 47421.

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