Jody Gene Ramsey
Jody Gene Ramsey, 61, of Rawlins passed away on May 16, 2016 from injuries sustained in a truck accident. He was born May 22, 1954 in Basin, WY to William L. Ramsey and Leone H. (Lawrence) Ramsey.
Jody grew up in Thermopolis, WY and graduated from Hot Spring County High School. He then worked in the oilfields and joined the National Guard, he later transferred into the U.S. Army. He was honorably discharged in 1974. He then attended Alpena Community College in Michigan.
Jody drove a truck for a living and at one point owned his own trucking company, Stray Dog Cartage.
Jody enjoyed fishing and boating, and is remembered as a man of integrity who was sociable and kind hearted.
Jody is survived by his wife, Mary Jane Ramsey and son, Triston Ramsey of Rawlins; older sons, Jeremy Ramsey of Minot, ND; and Jared (Kasandra) Ramsey of Rawlins; his mother, Leone H. Ramsey and brother , Lonny Ramsey of Thermopolis, WY; two grandchildren and two nieces.
He was preceded in death by his father, William L. Ramsey, and a brother Darrell Ramsey.
A memorial service was held in Thermopolis, WY on Monday, May 23, 2016 at the Set Free Church located at 800 Park Street.
Tributes and condolences may be offered online at www.carboncountyfuneralhome.com.