Here lyeth the bodies of Francis Rame Esqr
and Helen his wife wch
Francis departed March 19th 1617 of the age of 80 yeares. And Helen
departed July 11 1613 of the age of 58. They lived together in holy
matrimony 40 yeares havinge IX sonnes and one daughter.
Their godly life and godly end
assureth us that gods their frend
They died in Christ to rise againe
death is not losse to then but gaine
Their faith was strong, their hope was sure
their charitie doth still in duer [endure?]
Here, and in heaven even after death
for love ends not wth mortall breath
Their pilgrimage beinge passed well
Christ calleth them now in heave to dwell.