Gary Thomas Ramsey, 62, of Oakville Road, Appomattox, died Monday, October 28, 2019, at his residence. He was the loving husband of Susie McCormick Ramsey; they shared their life together for 38 years.

Born in Lynchburg, November 12, 1956, he was a son of the late Alyne Irby and Raymond Howard Ramsey, Sr.  Gary was a member of Liberty Baptist Church, and former member of Concord Baptist Church. He worked 23 years at Weavexx Industries in Farmville. Mr. Ramsey was owner of the Corner Grocery, which was built by his father Raymond Ramsey, Sr., in 1984. Gary was active from 2000-2010 in fundraising for support of the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by one brother, Michael Anthony Ramsey of Evergreen.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Raymond H. Ramsey, Jr.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m., November 2, 2019, at Liberty Baptist Church with Rev. Rusty Small, Fred Kruschwitz, and Rev. Anthony Reeves officiating.

In lieu of flowers please consider making memorial donations to Muscular Dystrophy Association, 4502 Starkey Road, Roanoke, VA 24018 or Compassion Ministries of Liberty Baptist Church, P.O. Box 485, Appomattox, VA 24522. 

The family would like to express a special thank you to Fred and Margaret Kruschwitz, Judy Gibson, and Doretha “Dee” Aikens for their care of Gary.

Robinson Funeral Home and Cremation Service is serving the family. An online condolence may be sent by visiting