Bryan Dale Ratliff passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2013. Funeral: 2 p.m. Friday at New Beginnings International Church in Fort Worth. Visitation: The family will receive visitors from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Emerald Hills Funeral Home in Kennedale. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Bryan's memory to LifeGift at www.lifegift.org
. Bryan was born March 30, 1982, in Euless to Roy and Jane Ratliff. He was a graduate of Mansfield High School, class of 2000. Bryan's family remembers him as a lover of people. He took pleasure in making light of difficult situations; people took to Bryan quickly because of his friendliness and personality. He enjoyed working on cars and was a very big Chevy fan. Bryan was a good ol' country boy at heart. Bryan held Stephenville very close to his heart because that is where his daddy was born and raised. He most enjoyed going to work on the family farm there. He loved to assist friends working with cattle on ranches. Survivors: His parents, Roy and Jane Ratliff; sisters, Julie and Shelley Ratliff; nephew, Dylan Ratliff; grandfather, G.G. Martin (Marie); numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.