Iva Lena Ratliff

March 22, 1927 ‒ July 21, 2019

Marion, Ohio

Iva Lena Ratliff, age 92 of Marion, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, July 21, 2019 at Marion General Hospital.

Iva was born in Floyd County, Kentucky on March 22, 1927, the daughter of Marcus and Luanne (Adams) Hall. On April 11, 1942, Iva was united in marriage to Elder Hampton Ratliff.

Iva was a faithful member of The Family of Love Old Regular Baptist Church for 47 years. She was devoted to her family and was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. One of Iva’s favorite things to do was quilting in the winter months, making all kinds of special treasures that her family will continue to enjoy for years to come.

Iva is survived by her children: Bill (Debbie) Ratliff, Bonnie (Leon) Middleton, Wanda Sue Ratliff, Georgia Bradley, Ricky (Shannon) Ratliff, and Jimmy Ratliff; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Elder Hampton Ratliff; sons: Randall and Robie Ratliff; 3 grandsons and 2 great grandchildren.

Visitation will be Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at The Family of Love Old Regular Baptist Church, 18061 State Route 231, Wyandot, OH from 4PM to 11PM and also Thursday at the church from 8AM to 11PM; Funeral service will be Friday at the church at 11AM with Elders Patrick Deel, Buddy Carty, Danny Carty and Lon Beverly officiating; Burial will be in Grand Prairie Cemetery.

The Snyder Funeral Homes of Marion are honored to be serving the family; condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com

  • So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing, Rick. You and your family have Karen’s and mine condolences. Dave & Karen Ghenco