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Rama Dye Jr., 84, Bramble 

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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.

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