4/9/2019 4:18:00 PM David Cleveland Ramsey June 24, 1937 - April 8, 2019
STANLEY, N.C. - David Cleveland Ramsey, 81, of Stanley passed away on April 8, 2019 at the Stanley Total Living Center in Stanley, N.C.
David was born on June 24, 1937 to the late Walter Cleveland and Irene Baker Ramsey in Lincoln County. He was a machinist and mechanic. He was a devoted member and leader of the Belmont Moose Lodge.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Barbara Elisabeth Childers Ramsey.
David is survived by one son Lee David Ramsey of Drexel; five grandchildren Amber Blackwood of Stanley, Joshua Rathbone of Mocksville, Christopher Ramsey of Charlotte, Victoria Kiziah of Valdese, Stephanie Ayala of Fayetteville; two great-grandchildren Hayden Blackwood of Stanley and Elon Kiziah of Valdese; and two "adopted daughters" Kelly Reed and Shelly Cheshire.
The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on April 10, 2019 at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Lincolnton. The graveside service will be officiated by Rev. Ivan Davis.
E. F. Drum Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Lincolnton, N.C. is serving the Ramsey family.