Loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother, Theo “Ralph” Bellamy, 64, of Brownwood passed away Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, at the VA Hospital in Temple.
Funeral services for Ralph will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9 at Heartland Church with Jason Studdard officiating. Burial will follow at Eastlawn Memorial Park with military honors. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8 at Blaylock Funeral Home. Arrangements are under the direction of Blaylock Funeral Home of Brownwood.
Ralph was born to Joseph Ray Bellamy and Eula Faye (McKinney) Bellamy on May 9, 1954, in Doniphan, Missouri. Ralph married, Lesa Denson, on June 26, 1982, in St. Louis, Missouri.
He joined and proudly served in the United States Navy; he retired after serving 20 years. Ralph was a lifetime member of Lions Club International. He attended Heartland Church.
Ralph is survived by his wife of 36 years, Lesa Bellamy of Brownwood; sons, Andrew Bellamy and wife Krystal of Fort Knox, Kentucky, Matthew Denson and wife Jeanetta of Wichita, Kansas; daughter, Pamela Jacobs and husband Bobby of Runaway Bay; grandchildren, Hannah, A.J., Katelyn, Chloe, Austin, Elizabeth, Hudson, Cordell, and Cecillia; three sisters, Lena Dees of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Marcella Smythe of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Starleen Cline and husband Paul of Brownwood; nieces and nephews, Jodi, Scooter, Darrell, and Luke. He is also survived by other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Bellamy and Eula Darnell; other mother, Vivian Thompson; and brother-in-law, Dennis Dees.
In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the Disabled American Veterans at www.dav.org. Online condolences for the family are welcome at www.blaylockfuneralhome.com.