Irene Ratliff 78, of Richmond, departed this life Thursday, February 23, 2017, at her daughter's home. She was a daughter of the late Wesley and Laura Salley Brown born at Wolfe County, Ky. She was a homemaker and loving Mother.
She is survived by: three sons, Lester Ratliff of Richmond, Samuel Ratliff of McKee, and Gregory Ratliff (Diana) of Berea; three daughters, Lisa Walters and Tammy Renfro (Joe), both of Richmond,and Angela Ratliff of Berea; 15 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; brother, Charles Brown of Trenton, Ohio; 4 sisters, Gretha Collins of Berea, Opal Abrams of Richmond and Faye Wells and Ester Combs, both of Trenton, Ohio.
She was preceded in death by: son, Larry Ratliff; daughter, Sharon Ratliff; four brothers, Douglas Brown, Cecil Brown, Lowell Brown and Donnie Brown; and three sisters, Dorothy McCiudllis, Norma Lykins and Sue Barnett.
Service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, February 27, 2017, at Porter & Son Funeral Directors in Campton, Ky., with Rev. Paul Floyd Officiating. Burial will follow at the Hazel Green Cemetery.
Published on February 24, 2017