James Earl Ratliff

James Earl Ratliff

James Earl Ratliff, 64, of Dermott, passed away on April 5, 2015 in Monticello.

Mr. Ratliff was born on August 19, 1950 in Phoenix, Arizona to the late James Mason and Wanda Jo Boykin Ratliff.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife, Amy Ratliff of Dermott; son, James Nathan Ratliff and his wife Lynsey of Tillar; daughters, Anna Faulkner and her husband, Newt of McGehee, Crystal Halley and her husband, Christopher of Sheridan; brothers, Joe Walker and his wife, Gloria of McGehee, and Larry Estes and his wife, Vickie of Dewitt; sisters, Patsy Lawrence and her husband, John of Dermott, Janie House and her husband, Brian of Star City, Maggie Fletcher of Monticello, and Joanna Modisette and her husband Larry Wayne of Hot Springs; and seven grandchildren.

Visitation will be April 7 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in McGehee. Graveside services will be held at April 8 at 2 p.m. at Tillar Cemetery in Tillar with Rev. Edward Plunkett officiating.