Ramsay Springs Community, Stone County MS
Submitted by Sandra Walker as given to her
by Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Noah Walker June 18, 1982
It should be noted some tombstones list Ramsay and some Ramsey.
Albert Ramsey, b. 5/22/1922 d. 3/22/1982G.W. Ramsey b. 12/4/1934, d.
Clyde R. Ramsey, b. 7/31/1924, d. 11/26/1945In memory of Mother,
Mrs. Willie A. Ramsay, b. 4/12/1868, d. 12/15/1947
In Memory of George W. Ramsay, Sr., b. 3/27/1854, d.
7/20/1941Catherine Fairley, b. 5/4/1876, d. 10/14/1945
Mack R. Ramsey, b. 1860, d. 6/3/1939Amanda J. Ramsey, b. 1879, d.
Footstone with initials E.M.R.Jane Ramsay, 1/7/1862, 9/13/1955
Annie Ramsey, 12/31/1910, age 84Green B. Ramsay, b. 2/7/1846, d.
H.C. Ramsay, b. 3/4/1894, d. 4/11/1927A number of graves with the
last name of "GRACE"
Florence L. Ramsey, 8/19/1884, d. 6/11/1966Ida B. Ramsey, 4/8/1896,
In memory of Harriet Wife of George Ramsay, b. 1866, d. 3/13/1900Dr.
J.E. Ramsay, 1872 - 1936
Charley W. Ramsay, son of Green and Edith Ramsay, b. 8/19/1876, d.
7/3/1902In memory of John Batease Ramsay, b. 1/12/1822, d. 7/10/1903
Nepsey A. Read, wife of Daniel J. Read, 2/19/1844 Note per Sandra
Walker: Nepsey Ramsay was a sister to James Polk Ramsay. She was the
first wife of Daniel Read. His sister, Mary Margaret, married James
Polk Ramsay. Daniel is buried at Coalville Cemetery next to his
second wife, Hattie Cunningham.William J. Ramsay, 12/15/1811,
4/7/1890 (Father of James Polk and Nepsey Ann Ramsay)
Sabra Ramsay, b. 8/14/1833, d. 8/23/1905Mary, wife of W.J. Ramsay,
b. 5/25/1815 d. 10/24/1862 *Mary Fairley was the daughter of Judge
Fairley of Ramsay Springs Community. The headstone on her grave also
lists the names and dates for their three children who preceded them
in death. Each child's grave is marked only with their initials.
Also their Children: William R. Ramsay b. 11/4/1838 d. 4/24/1860;
Issa E. b. 12/11/1847 d. 10/12/1862; Lewis C. b. 3/5/1850 d.
Marker with W.R.R.Marker with I.E.R.
Marker with L.C.R.Buried in close proximity are are the following,
whose graves are marked with a cement curbing around it: Molly Bass
O'Neal b. 10/20/1883, d. 9/8/1961; Irene O'Neal b. 4/16/1888 d.
5/1/1945; John B. ramsey b. 1/27/1887 d. 5/30/1906; Sarah Rose
Ramsey b. 1855 d. 1933; John Ramsey, Jr. b. 1895 d. 1937
A number of graves with the family name "Johnson"