Karen Ratliff,55 , of Premier WV, passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020 at her residence. Born December 2, 1964, in Welch WV, she was the daughter of the late William “Bill” and Melda Justice Ratliff.
She was a loving mother.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by, two sisters, Patricia Ann Mullins, and Millie Jean Ratliff.
Those left to cherish her memory include, one son, Brian Ratliff (Kiona), her fiancée Harold Fred Mullins, four nieces and nephews, whom she helped raise, Kaelyn, Rayanna, Ian, and Emalee Ratliff; she loved them as her own, one sister Sandra Coleman, five brothers, Jerry (Melinda) Ratliff, Keith (Geri) Ratliff, Dana (Tina) Ratliff, and Jason Ratliff, a host of Nieces and Nephews, Family, and Friends. She will be sadly missed.
Funeral Services will be conducted Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 12 noon from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch with Pastor Randall Dority officiating; burial will follow at the Ratliff Family Cemetery in Shabby Run. Family and Friends will serve as Pallbearers. Friends may call Saturday, January 11, 2020 from 11 A.M. to 12 Noon at the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch WV.
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Fanning Funeral Home of Welch is serving the Ratliff Family.