Aug. 14, 1935 - Sept. 2, 2007
GREENWICH - Charlene Ratliff, 72, of Greenwich, died Sunday at Twilight Gardens Nursing Home in Norwalk after a short illness.
She was born in Salyersville, Ky., daughter of the late Eddie and Gracie (Farler) Ratliff. She lived in Greenwich most of her life.
She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Jack and Nancy Ratliff of Norwalk; daughters and son-in-law, Gwyndle Kravec of Maryland and Vanessa and Mike Shenberger of Snellville, Ga.; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; a special niece, Charlene Steffani of Republic; a brother, Elzie Ratliff of Greenwich; her sister, Marjorie Picklesimer of Sugar Hill, Ga.
She was preceded in death by brothers, Frank and Clyde Ratliff; and sisters, Barbara Keysor, Corraine Johnson and Judy Johnson.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at Eastman Funeral Home, 49 W. Main St., Greenwich, where funeral services will take place at 2 p.m. Thursday with the Rev. Edward Gayheart officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwich Greenlawn Cemetery.