Rama Dye Jr., Age 84 of Bramble, Indiana died at 5:28 a.m. on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at Memorial Hospital in Jasper, Indiana
He was born September 16, 1929 in Martin County Indiana to Rama Dye Sr. and Mary Elizabeth (Burch) Dye
On February 18, 1952 he married Bonnie (Barnes) Dye and she survives.
He was a member of the Loogootee Christian Church where he sang with the Letodah group. Rama was a Korean Marine Corp veteran and a former member of the Martin County Coon Club. Too he was a charter member of the former Loogootee Optimist Club.
He was retired from NSWC Crane and enjoyed coon hunting, gardening, camping and going to auctions, flea markets and yard sales.
He is survived by:
His Wife: Bonnie Dye
Two Daughters: Ramaetta “Jeanie” Dye of Shoals, Indiana; Debbie Dye of Bramble, Indiana
Two Sons: Darrel and wife Terri Dye of Shoals, Indiana; Richard and wife Karen Dye of Cannelburg, Indiana
Two Sisters: Mary Hamilton of Asheville, North Carolina; Dorothy Henry of Mt. Pleasant, South Caroling
Three Grandchildren: Lance Dye, Daniel Petry and Andrew and wife Marissa Petry
Two Great Grandchildren: Lillian and Olivia Petry
He is Proceed In Death By:
His Parents: Rama Dye Sr. and Mary Elizabeth (Burch) Dye; Five Brothers: Earl, Mose, Isaac, Henry and Byron Dye; Five Sisters: Alta Crane, Olive Jones, Almedia Hubler, Hazel Crane and Melba Jean Dye
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 16th at the Loogootee Christian Church in Loogootee. Burial will follow in Goodwill Cemetery in Loogootee.
Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Friday, August 15th at the Brocksmith-Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee. And from 9:30 a.m. until the hour of service on Saturday at the Loogootee Christian Church.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Loogootee Christian Church.