Evelena Susie Ratcliff, 79, of Old Fort, passed away Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, at her home.
She was a homemaker and a member of Conasauga Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Enoch and Ethel Jones Green; stepmother, Ina Marie Green; and siblings: Stella Harden, Jossie Lee Wilson, Calvin Green, Jim Green, Delmar Green, Paul “Tater” Green and Martha Green.
Survivors include her husband, Kenneth Ratcliff; children: Michael Ratcliff and wife, Kathy, Boyd Ratcliff, and Sandra Hawkins and husband, Milburn; grandchildren: Brandon Ratcliff, Chasey Parris, Brian Hawkins and Lora Hawkins; great-grandchildren: Samantha Parris, Tristan Hawkins, Tabitha Hawkins, Mathew Hawkins and Lana Link; brothers: Earl Bill Green, George Green and Enoch Green Jr.; half sister, Peggy Green; half brother, Sonny Lee Green; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with the Revs. Steve Dills, Mathew Harris and Jackie Martin officiating.
Interment will follow in Ball Play Baptist Church Cemetery with a white dove release ceremony concluding the service.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Ratcliff family guest book at www.higginsfuneral.com.