Published 5:45 am Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Mr. DeRamus was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Lucille DeRamus, and sister-in-law, Joan DeRamus. He is survived by his brothers, Dave DeRamus (Pat) of Bogart, GA., Robert DeRamus of Huntsville, Donald DeRamus of Troy, and Billy Joe DeRamus (Linda) of Troy. He is also survived by his nephews, Len DeRamus (Marie) of Watkinsville, GA., Heath DeRamus of Troy, and Mike Bennett (Becky) of Huntsville; nieces, Angie Burnett (Greg) of Panama City Beach, FL., Pam Edenfield (Kenny) of Troy, Carissa Garner (Mike) of Pelham, Brook Robison (Brett) of Birmingham, Sharon Wade (Lane) of Alma, GA., Sandy McCormick of Huntsville, Ann Haltwanger (Terry) of Huntsville, and Michelle Eades (David) of Bogart, GA.
Jimbo was a proud supporter of Lex’s Bluegrass Festival each year and was an adamant collector for the Ronald McDonald House for cancer patient’s soft drink pull top campaign.
Pallbearers will be Heath DeRamus, Kenny Edenfield, Mike Garner, Brett Robison, Len DeRamus, David Eades, Lane Wade and Greg Burnett.
Friends are invited to sign the guestbook and order flowers at www.greenhillsfuneralhome.net. Green Hills Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of James “Jimbo” DeRamus.