The Richmond Register

February 17, 2013

Cora Ratliff, 92


LEXINGTON — Cora Mae Hibbs Ratliff, 92, widow of Harry Elmer Hibbs and Elster J. Ratliff, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2013.

Born in Mercer County, Ky., she was the daughter of the late James and Annie Kurtz Ashford. A dental assistant, she was a member of Southern Hills United Methodist Church and was a member of the Sarah Bagby Midday Church.

She is survived by her daughter, Harriett Muncie, Richmond; granddaughter, Amy (Joe) Dahlman, Lexington; great-grandsons, Andrew Joseph and William Lucas Dahlman; sister, Eva (Lawrence) Lay.

In addition to her husbands, she was preceded in death by: her brothers, James “J.C.” Ashford, Hyte Ashford, Garnett Ashford and Forrest “Doc” Ashford.

Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Milward-Southland, conducted by Rev. Dennis Burrows. Burial will follow at the Lexington Cemetery. Visitation will be 11:30 a.m. until service time.

Memorials may be made to Hospice Care Plus or Hospice Compassionate Care Center in Richmond.