Anthony Ratliff, 61

Anthony B. Ratliff, 61, Wabash, went to be with the Lord at 6:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28, at Wabash County Hospital. He was born to the late Elmer and Roberta (McCarty) Ratliff on Nov. 28, 1951 in Leonard, Ky.

He married Connie Prater on April 14, 1995, she survives. He worked at the Treaty Grain Elevator in Treaty. He was a member of Christian Heritage Church, Wabash. He loved going to church and watching western movies.

He is also survived by a son, Tommy Blair, Wabash; daughter, Angie Newsome, Wabash; his two other kids are Sammi and Snowball; three grandchildren, Melissa Newsome and Matthew Newsome both of Wabash, and Payten Blair, Huntington; sister, Alma Mackenzie, Ohio. He was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.

Funeral Service will be 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31, at Christian Heritage Church, 2776 River Road, Wabash, with Pastor Tim Prater officiating. Burial will follow in the Falls Cemetery in Wabash, Indiana. Visitation for family and friends will be from 10 a.m. until time of service at the church.

Preferred memorials are to Christian Heritage Church, 2776 River Road, Wabash, Indiana 46992 or Wabash/Miami County Hospice, 710 N. East Street, Wabash, Indiana 46992.

Posted on 2013 Aug 29