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Rickey Ratliff dies at 66

Ricky Neil Ratliff, 66, died October 16 at his home in Haymond.

A son of the late Marvin Ratliff and Ardath Looney Ratliff, he was the widower of Elsie Marie Mullins Ratliff.

He was also preceded in death by three sisters, Shirley Baker, Rita Ratliff and Kozetta Ratliff, and three brothers, Danny Ratliff, Charles Ratliff and Roger Ratliff.

Mr. Ratliff attended the Church of God. He was a former coal miner with more than 14 years of experience, and enjoyed hunting, fishing and watching Westerns on TV.

Surviving are two daughters, Erica Ratliff and husband Jarrod Sexton of Cromona, and Carly Niedwiecki of Brighton, Mich.; his grandchildren, Ollie Sexton, Kayden Fleming, Dalton Taylor and Ethan Taylor; his twin sister, Vicky Dabbs of Wyandot, Mich.; and four brothers, Jeff Ratliff, Orbie Ratliff, Rex Ratliff and Randy Ratliff, all of Jenkins.

Funeral services were held October 19 at the Fleming Neon Church of God. Burial was in the Mullins family cemetery in Haymond.

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