Joyce Atnip Ratliff

Jul 9 2014

82 year old Joyce Atnip Ratliff of Rushville, Indiana died Saturday at Heritage House Healthcare in Connersville, Indiana. For a number of years she was a telephone operator in Tennessee. The funeral will be Saturday, July 12 at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Marty Hensley will officiate and burial will be in the Bonham Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Saturday one hour prior to the service at 1:00 p.m. She was preceded in death by her husband, Grady Ratliff; parents, Russell and Cora Ferrell Atnip. A son, Grady A. Ratliff, Jr. A brother, Gene Atnip. A sister, Bessie Wagnor and two great grandchildren, Keilin and Carson Hensley. Survivors include a daughter, Peggy Hensley and her husband, Tommy of Sparta. Her daughter-in-law, Linda Ratliff of Connersville. Five grandchildren, Marty Hensley and wife Tamara and Edward Hensley and wife Farrah all of Tennessee, Marcia Ratliff of Burlington, Kentucky, Melissa Ratliff and Michelle Creech of Connersville. Ten great grandchildren, Meagan Ratliff and Kendall Creech both of Connersville, Jenna Layne Young and husband Phillip, Rami Hensley, C.J., Haley and Charlie Dennis, Johnna Gayle, Peyton and Elijah Hensley. Two great great grandchildren, Natalie and Isaiah Young and Two brothers, James and Wayne Atnip both of Tennessee. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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