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Edith (Burton) RameyPassing: January 26, 2018


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Wednesday, January 31st @ 11:00 a.m.


Chastain Funeral Home

Tuesday, January 30th @ 4:00-7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 31st @ 10:00 -11:00 a.m.


Mitchell Cemetery

Wednesday, January 31st

MITCHELL – Edith Burton Ramey, 94, passed away Friday, January 26, 2018, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center.

Born September 11, 1923, in Orleans, she was the daughter of Harry and Julia Delilah (Martin) Burton.  She married Roy R. Ramey January 22, 1944, and he preceded her in death November 2, 2015.

Edith retired from Public Service Indiana with 31 years of service and was a 1941 graduate of Mitchell High School.  She was a member of the First Christian Church and held all offices in the Order of Eastern Star No. 352.

Roy “Rick” (Janice) Ramey of Mitchell
Barbara Ann (Bob) White of Mitchell
Tara LeAnn Ramey
Kimberly Brooke Manning
Troy Matthew Ramey
Julie Ann Ortman
great grandchildren,
Kalyn Brooke White
Clayton Royce Manning
Kamdyn Ramey Manning
Victoria Ann Ortman
Joseph Robert Ortman
Olivia Ann Ortman
McKenna Grace Ramey

Her parents; husband; and sister, Mary Katherine Burton, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 31, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Pastor Brian Bolton officiating.  Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4:00 -7:00 p.m. Tuesday and from 10:00 a.m. until the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.

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12 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Brent and Carla Geary | LAKE WALES, FL,
    Date: January 30, 2018
  2. Guest: Donna (Clifton) Villarreal | Mitchell, IN
    Date: January 30, 2018
    My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
  3. Guest: John and Brenda Wood Dorsett | Bloomington
    Date: January 30, 2018
    Sorry for your loss. Your parents were great people. Brenda Wood Dorsett
  4. Guest: Lance Stroud | Mitchell, IN.
    Date: January 30, 2018
    Such a loss to so many....God Bless!
  5. Guest: Rickey D. Connerley | 493 CR 1421, Bonham, Tx. 75418
    Date: January 30, 2018
    Rick & Family..........So sorry for your loss. My heart and prayers are with you. Love you Guys......Rick.
  6. Guest: Kathy & Paul Stroud | Vero Beach, FL.
    Date: January 29, 2018
    Barb,Bob,Rick,Janice, and family...You are in our thoughts and prayers...may God comfort you all during this time....and the days ahead.
  7. Guest: Susan Mather | Indianapolis, IN
    Date: January 29, 2018
    So sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
  8. Guest: Dwight/Mary Beth Compton | Mitchell
    Date: January 29, 2018
    Barbara and Rick we are so sorry for the loss of your Mother. She was a great lady and friend to many people. Thoughts and prayers for your family.
  9. Guest: Kathleen Fultz Davis | Bedford, IN
    Date: January 29, 2018
    I am so sorry for the loss of your Mother. She was so sweet. She came to see Bob’s Mom every Thursday. Muriel called it Edith Ramey day.
  10. Guest: Kay Rhorer-Williams | Bloomington, IN
    Date: January 29, 2018
    Barbara and Rick I’m so sorry for the loss of your mother. How fortunate that she was with you so long. It is never easy to let go, but I’m certain many happy memories will be with you always. May God comfort your families.
  11. Guest: Sissy Terry Sproles | Mitchell, IN
    Date: January 28, 2018
    Barb, Rick and family, I am so sorry to hear about your mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
  12. Guest: Pete and Cynthia Delaney Peters | Befford in 47421
    Date: January 27, 2018
    Rick, Barbara and families, I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. She was a beautiful lady. Always remember all our times running into each other during our lunch periods for several years. You all are certainly in our prayers. We are sorry we won't be able to attend services because we are still out of state. Pete & Cynthia Delaney Peters