Richard Ray Bartram passed away September 2, 2017 in Chesapeake, Virginia. Rick was born April 12, 1955 to Mamie Maynard Murphy and Frank Bartram in Williamson, West Virginia. He was a graduate of Williamson High School with the Class of 1974.
Rick was an avid sports fan and movie buff. He was employed by WalMart as a supervisor.
He was predeceased by his father, Frank Bartram. Left to cherish his memory are his beloved mother, Mamie Maynard Murphy of Chesapeake, VA; sister, Cheryl (Sherry) Lowe of Chesapeake, VA; brother, Michael W. Murphy (Tammy) of Chesapeake, VA; sister, Elaine Murphy Varney (Lonnie) of Charleston, W.V. He is also survived by nephew, Brandon Lowe of Versailles, KY; nephew, Josh Lowe, Paintsville, KY; niece, Allison Paige Murphy of Sonoma, CA; nephew, Patrick Major Murphy of Chesapeake, VA; Niece, Alisha Montgomery of Charleston, WV; Megan Vance (C.W.) of Charleston, WV; great nephew, Isaac Kormanik of Charleston, WV.
Following his wishes, he has chosen cremation with his ashes being spread at a special place to him. A memorial service will be planned at a later date in Williamson, WV. Condolences may be left at www.altmeyerfh.com.