Harold Ratliff '84 May 1, 2023 12:33 PM updated: May 1, 2023 12:41 PM
Harold Gene Ratliff
October 30, 1959 — September 29, 2022
Harold Gene Ratliff, age 62, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2022.
He was born in 1959 to Othow and Doris Ratliff. Harold was a member of a Star Gazing Club, and the Audubon Society in Atlanta. He enjoyed bird photography and had several of his rare bird prints displayed on Birding websites. Harold was a loving husband, father, son, brother, and friend to many. He is preceded in death by his father, Othow Ratliff, and sister, Cheryl Ratliff.
He is survived by his loving wife of 29 years, Karen Ratliff; sons, Stephen Cole and Matthew Edward Ratliff; mother, Doris Ratliff; brother and sister-in-law, Rodney J. Ratliff and Barbara Ruth; nieces, Jennifer Buckler, Sydnea Ratliff, and Sarah Ruth; nephews, Nicholas Ruth and Christopher Ruth; and several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law that adored him; along with many other loving relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, October 1, 2022, at 4:00 p.m. in the chapel of Ingram Funeral Home in Cumming, GA, with Rev. Kathie Stasko officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 3:30 until the hour of service.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Gentle Souls at www.cfumcga.com or any local autism organization.
Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.