Mildred M. Ramsey, age 95, of Ponca City, Okla., formerly a long time Wellington resident, died Monday, February 1, at the Kansas Medical Center in Andover.
Mildred M. (Helms) Ramsey was born on December 13, 1920 in Geuda Springs, KS to Orin J. Helms and Elsie L. (Malone) Helms. Mildred was raised in the Geuda Springs area and was a graduate of Geuda Springs Rural High School, Arkansas City Junior College, and Southwestern College in Winfield.
Mildred married Lloyd J. Ramsey on May 1, 1943. He preceded her in death in 2009.
Mildred was a retired school teacher. She had taught first grade at Washington Elementary School in Wellington for 30 years. She was a life member of N.E.A. and K.N.E.A., P.T.A., retired Teachers Association, Kappa Kappa Iota Sorority, a member of the First Christian Church and the Christian Woman’s Fellowship.