Billy Don Ramsey, 70, of Oklahoma City, died Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at a Muskogee hospital.

Billy Don Ramsey, 70, of Oklahoma City, died Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at a Muskogee hospital.

He was born Feb. 9, 1947, in Shawnee to Charlie and Lillie (Moore) Ramsey.

He was a graduate of Dale High School and the University of Central Oklahoma.

He was a program manager at TAFB, retiring in 2002 after 34 years of federal service.

He served three years in the U.S. Navy, including two tours in Vietnam, and was a member of the Disabled American Veterans.

Billy was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Lillie Ramsey of Dale, and a brother, Bobby Ramsey of Shawnee.

Survivors include his son, Wade Ramsey, grandsons, Carson and Owen Ramsey, and many other friends and relatives.

Graveside service will be at 10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 8, at Dale Cemetery with Dewayne Thomas officiating. Burial will be at Dale Cemetery.

Walker Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements. To sign the book or share memories online, visit www.walkerfuneral.com.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Disabled American Veterans.