James Lewis RatliffPassing: May 27, 2018
Thursday, May 31st @ 6:00 pm
Thursday, May 31st @ 4:00-6:00 pm
Friday, June 22nd at 2:00 pm
MITCHELL – James Lewis Ratliff, 80, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Garden Villa in Bedford.
Born February 22, 1938, in Mitchell, he was the son of Earl and Mildred Marie (Bell) Ratliff. He married Phyllis Anne Walls April 16, 1960.
Jim had been employed at RCA, and was a member of Carpenter Millwright Local No. 1076. He was a member of the Pleasant View Church of Christ and a 1956 graduate of Mitchell High School. Jim was a U. S. Army veteran and a member of American Legion Warren Brock Post No. 69.
Phyllis Anne Ratliff of Mitchell
Anita (Darren) Harrell of Bedford
Anthony “Tony” Ratliff of Bloomington
Anne (Chris) Mullins of Orleans
Nathan Harrell, Ethan Harrell, Brandon Harrell, Kayla Ratliff, Emily Evans, Audrey Wilson, and Amelia Mullins
Tucker and Abby Evans
Lois Marie Terrell of Mitchell
Ronald Earl Ratliff of Florida
Patricia Ann Arnold of Mitchell
Richard Joseph Ratliff of Florida
Kenneth Eugene Ratliff of Bedford
Linda Kay Ratliff of Mitchell
Margaret Ellen Pluris of Florida
Charles Edward Ratliff of Florida
His parents preceded him in death.
Memorial service will be at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, May 31, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Brother Don White and Brother Walter Hunter officiating. American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Wars No. 9107 will accord military honors. Burial will be at a later date in Mitchell Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4:00 p.m. until the service on Thursday at the funeral home.
Graveside service will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, June 22, at Mitchell Cemetery.