Photo courtesy of Woody Funeral Home Parham

Earl Gordon Ratliff

Norfolk, Virginia

Apr 10, 1926 - Feb 22, 2013

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Dear Jewell, I was so sorry to hear about your husband, Earl, passing away. I wish you deepest sympathy. He will truly be missed. Faith Marotto, Henrico, VA

Dear Jewell. I so enjoyed meeting you and Earl at the San Antonio 7Oth reunion.My deepest sympathy to you. izetta perkins

Dear Jewell, your WWHS Classmates extend our sincere condolences in the loss of your most honored husband, Earl. We do appreciate all he has contributed over the years. Our prayers and thoughts are with you - Love - All of us!

dear Jewell,
I was so sorry to read about the passing of your husband. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.
Lydia Driggers

JEWELL, it was my great pleasure to have known you both and enjoyed your enlightening personalities and joy of living, but, my loss as only knew ya'll for about 4 years,

AS THE POST "A", PRESIDENT in Richmond,Va. and the VIRGINIA STATE PRESIDENT of THE TRAVELERS PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION Of America, ya'll's generous contributions ,service to communities were meaningful to many as you supported the Mission OF T P A.
Our T P A expresses incereest sympathies to...

My family's life has been richer because of the friendship with you and Earl. He will be truly missed.
Maureen Radford

Jewell, The Radford family was so lucky to become your friends in our time at the U of R. Richmond was made better because or you love for her!

Jewell, we are very sorry to hear about Earl, I remember all the good times you and Earl had at my mom and dads house during the years and at Christmas. Just the other day, we were looking at the trip my parents took with you and Earl in his van across country to Las Vagas. Great memories of Earl. He was a very funny man. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Billy and Sandy Raabe

Our sincere sympathy to Jewell, family and friends. Earl was part of the GREAT SOCIETY and will always be remembered! Past Commander 2001, Legion
of Honor. Deryl & Mary White


Earl's Obituaries

RATLIFF, Earl Gordon, 86, of Henrico, passed away February 22, 2013. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Jewell Diane Ratliff. While on a scholarship at Duke University, he was drafted into the Army during WWII. Earl returned from the war and graduated from the University of Richmond. He was...

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