Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Mary Lee (Click) Ramey

Mary Lee Ramey, age 90, of Shelby, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Crystal Care Center in Mansfield.

 Mary was born February 27, 1924 in Paintsville, Kentucky the daughter of the late Joseph and Ada (Conley) Click.  On March 2, 1946 she married George A. Ramey who preceded her in death in 1990.

Mary was a former employee of Isleys and AMF in Shelby. The majority of her working career was in the housekeeping department at Shelby Memorial Hospital. She was a member of the Bellville Freewill Baptist Church and followed the Lord for over 60 years. Mary enjoyed quilting, sewing, doing jigsaw puzzles and playing games with her family.

 She is survived by a son: George Roger Ramey of Mansfield; 4 daughters: Jannie (Philip) Smith of Shelby, Vickie (Jerry) Rose of Mansfield, Delorse (Danny) Moore of Raceland, KY and Kathy (Tim) Stevens of Shelby; 16 grandchildren: Richard, Paul, Trina , Scott, Machelle, Virginia Sue, Dwayne, Bridget, Joey, Tammy, Brian, Kris, April, Jerry, Anthony and Nathaniel;

37 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren and they are patiently waiting  one more. In addition to her husband, Mary was preceded in death by: a daughter: Virginia Severns; 4 grandsons: Donald Adkins, Michael Severns, Jim Moore and John Moore; a great grandson: Austin Smith; 2 sons-in-law: Wayne Heintz and Max Severens;11 siblings: Elzie Click, Amos Click, Jerry Click, Leonard Click, Henry Eugene Click, Merle Click, Malta Caudill, Maxie Caudill, Okie Conley, Rushie Spears, and Neva Jo Blanton.

 Friends and family are welcome on Sunday, April 20, 2014 from 4-8 PM at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby where funeral services will be held on  Monday, at 11 AM with Rev. Paul Staton and Rev. Bill Mahon officiating. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery in Shelby. Memorial expressions may be made to Hospice of North Central Ohio. To leave a condolence or to share a memory with the Ramey family, please visit


Memories & Condolence

  1. Jim and Patty Rose says:

    Dear Vicky
    We are sorry to hear of the loss of your dear sweet Mom. But, we know as you do that you will see her again. She was always so soft spoken but I can see her rejoicing Jesus and she isn’t being quiet about it:), she touched more lives than she had ever realize. Our prayers are with you and the family during this time. Love you Vicky & Jerry and kids

  2. Rev. S. T. and Betty Adkins says:

    To all the Ramey children and their families. So sorry to hear of your sweet mother’s passing. Mary was a dear Christian warrior and a dear friend. Her journey is now complete and her race is won. We still have ours to finish. Her pain and suffering is over, and she is rejoicing. Our prayers are for the family for peace and comfort throughout this very hard time and the days ahead. We love you guys.

  3. Hannah Collins says:

    Dee I am so sorry to hear about your mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I love so much and if you need anything at all just let me know.

  4. Mindy Utz says:

    Bridget & Dwayne and families,
    There simply are no words great enough to ease your pain. I’m truly sorry.

  5. Regenia says:

    Vickie and family,
    I am so sorry! My sympathy to you all. May God bless and comfort you during this difficult time. Even though we know she is in a better place, it is still hard to let them go but at least she is in no pain and no longer suffering. God bless you all!

  6. James Darrell Fultz says:

    So sorry for your loss Vickie. I will always remember your mother with her soft tone of voice. Knowing she was a Christian is worth it all. God bless you. We will be praying for you and all your family. Know that we are here for you. If you need anything at all, please ask. Praying for comfort of Gods merciful goodness. We love you all.

  7. Ashley stewart says:

    Dee I am so sorry to here about your mother. I just know she had to have been a wonderful lady because you are. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  8. Bren (Adkins) & Bernie Highfield says:

    Dear Ramey Family,
    I’m sorry to hear of Mary’s passing but know you have comfort in knowing she’s with her dear Lord and Savior. I will always remember Mary’s sweet personality and golden smile. God bless you all and praying for you.

  9. Kim Mcginnis says:

    Dee I wish I could be with you right now & hug you. My heart breaks for you.Heaven sure gained an angel Thursday. Just think she is with your daddy & the boys now & you know she is smiling right now. I am sending you my love & prayers for you & your family. I love you.

  10. helena foster says:

    Dee so sorry to hear about your Mother my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family .

  11. Allene Click & Family says:

    To the Ramey Family
    So sorry to hear of Mary Lee passing away. I would like to attend the funeral but can’t make the trip because of health problems. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  12. Pamela Bowling says:

    Vickie and family,
    Sorry for the loss of your sweet mother, mamaw, and great mamaw. She was always so kind and sweet. She was a 2nd mother to me. We lost her here on earth but heaven gained an angel. She will be waiting up there in heaven to meet with you again . I pray for comfort & strength to you all at this time. Love you all.

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