Billy B. Ratliff


Billy B. Ratliff, 69, died July 31, 2019 with his family by his side at the Bowers Hospice House in Beckley, WV.
He was born October 19, 1949 in Charleston, WV to Sherman and Kathleen Ratliff.
He was a 1969 graduate of Shady Spring High School. He enjoyed life... spending time with family, attending sporting events, laughing with grandchildren, spending time with his nephew Ritchie Keith, and talking/joking with others. He had a kind heart and a fun loving spirit.
Left to honor and remember his spirit are: wife, Phyllis Ratliff and three children, Lori (William) Bragg, Jamie Wilkinson, and Scott (Tishie) Ratliff; seven grandchildren, Brianna Bragg, Kali Bragg, Isaac Bragg, Lilly Wilkinson, Wylie Wilkinson, Kyler Ratliff and Ella Ratliff; a sister, Carol Hannah; a brother, Larry (Linda) Ratliff; and many nieces and nephews.
Billy was preceded in death by his parents; brother, James Ratliff; and brother in law Dallas Hannah.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 pm on Monday, August 5, 2019 at Blue Ridge Funeral Home.
Friends may visit from 12-2pm.
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Ray and Terri Tilley
Aug 04, 2019
So sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Cinda Guy
Aug 04, 2019
So sorry for your loss.
Aug 03, 2019
Thoughts & prayers for the family.
Elizabeth Summers
Aug 03, 2019
My sincere sympathies to Phyllis and her family. So sorry to hear of this. Prayers to you all.
Diane Dixon
Aug 02, 2019
Billy was a former client of mine. He always had a smile on his face and a funny story to tell. Rip
Diane Dixon
Aug 02, 2019
Very sorry to hear about Billy. He was a client for several years. Always had a smile on his face. Rip
Roosevelt Greer
Aug 02, 2019
Rest easy my friend.