Wayne Ramsey, 79, widower of Sylvia Ramsey, of Beaufort, SC, died Thursday, February 4, 2021 in Beaufort Memorial Hospital from complications after suffering a fall at home.\nPrivate services will be held at a later date.\nWayne was born on September 1, 1941 in Charleston, SC. He is the son of the late Ralph Edward Ramsey and Dollie Mae Barr Ramsey.\n"Big Wayne" was an OG (original gangster for you older folks). If you knew him, you know he wouldn't be found without a few basic necessities. A good cigar and a stiff drink were typical staples in his arsenal. A great father for a few and a great man for many. If you have a Big Wayne story and you're willing to share it, the family would love to hear about it. Don't hold back! Please share your story with us in the guestbook on this website.\nSurviving are two daughters, Tena Ramsey Benton and Lisa Ramsey; one son, Cooter Ramsey; two brothers, Marshall and Roger Ramsey; eight grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.\nHe was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Sylvia and his son Dee Ramsey.\nIn lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to the local Amvets.