She was the daughter of the late Matthew Walker and Beulah Brown Walker.
Mrs. Ratliff was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Ratliff; three sisters, Voris Caruso, Maisel Cecil and Luenna Gullion; a daughter-in-law, Shelby Walker Ratliff; and a son-in-law, Richard Corner.
Survivors include one daughter, Sandra Corner of Lashmeet; one son, Wayne Ratliff of Chester, VA; two brothers, Sylva Dale Walker and his wife Carol of Easton, MA and James Pierce Walker and his wife Rita of Princeton; two sisters, Oma Slone of Princeton and Helen Davis of Pinoak; three grandchildren, Richard Wayne Ratliff and his wife Daphne of Chester, VA, Patty Christian and her husband Mark of Amelia, VA and Lisa Corner and her partner Sonya of Princeton; three great-grandchildren, Monica, Clay and Marie; and three great-great-grandchildren, Layne, Jake and Bristol.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 10, 2014 at the Rowland H. Bailey Funeral Chapel of the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton with the Rev. Ralph Calfee officiating. Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, July 9, 2014 from 6-8 p.m. at the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.bailey-kirk.com.