GOLDTHWAITE Funeral services for R.T. Ratliff, 96, of Goldthwaite, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 18, at Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at North Brown Cemetery, Mills County.

Family visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

He was born Oct. 11, 1910, in Mills County, to Joe Ratliff and Ella Agnes Jarrett Ratliff. He was married to Mildred Dellis on Oct. 25, 1936, in Mullin. She preceded him in death on Jan. 13, 2000.

Survivors include a daughter, Barbara Burton of Goldthwaite; two granddaughters; two great-grandsons; a sister, Frances Denson of Zephyr; a sister-in-law; and numersous nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, six btrothers and three sisters.