Karen Annette Ratliff

Mrs. Karen Annette Ratliff, 59, of Bradyville passed away on January 14, 2016. She was born on October 21, 1956 in Dallas, Texas. She was preceded in death by her mother, Lavita Pearl Jones; husband, Darrell Ray Ratliff; daughter, Shandey Ratliff and a brother, Michael Jones.

She is survived by her sons, William (Trina Black) Ratliff of Bradyville and Steven Ratliff; father, William "Bill" Jones of South Carolina; sisters, Shirley Bailey of Mississippi and Theresa Jones of South Carolina; as well as five grandchildren.

Mrs. Ratliff was a loving mother. She enjoyed family time, playing board games and quilting. She loved her family and people in general. Her dogs were special companions through thick and thin. She was a long time employee of Quality Industries. She worked hard to provide the best for her family. She was a believer in Christ.

The family will hold a committal ceremony and lay her to rest with a private service. Share condolences and memories with them on the guestbook page of www.smithfuneralhomewoodbury.net Smith Funeral Home (615)563-5337