The Rev. Kevin Roberts will officiate at the services. Burial will follow with full military honors at Green Hill Memorial Gardens, in Hopkinsville.
Mr. Ratliff, died at 5 a.m. Sunday, July 12, 2009 at his residence of natural causes.
Mr. Ratliff was born February 2, 1934 in Pike, KY. He was the son of the late George and Lula Hall Ratliff.
Mr. Ratliff was retired from Dayton Steel in Dayton, OH. He also worked in the maintenance department at Lake Barkley State Resort Park, Holiday Inn Hotel and Super 8 Motel. He was a member of the American Legion Post 74 in Cadiz, KY. He was a US Army Korean Conflict Veteran.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Iolene Ratliff.
Survivors include three sisters, Marietta Sue Howard of Mansfield, Ohio, Theda Ann Chambliss of Cadiz, Patsy Ruth Sexton of Cadiz; and one brother Jerry Dean Ratliff of Martin, KY.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, c/o Dee Eggers, 203 Choctaw Drive, Cadiz, KY 42211.