Milford Everett Ratliff Sr., age 83, of Little Rock passed away on Monday, July 22, 2019. He was born on November 8, 1935 in Kingsland, Arkansas, to the late Claude E. and Arrie Beatrice Courtney Ratliff. Mr. Ratliff was a retired plumber and a member of the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local Union #155 in Little Rock, Arkansas. He alway enjoyed coon hunting. Mr. Ratliff was married to his sweetheart, Martha Ann McCann Ratliff for well over sixty years and was a member of Lorance Drive Church of Christ. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Ginger Ratliff Ransom; sisters, Darlene Parnell and Marshel Ratliff; brothers, L.B. Ratliff, Herbert Ratliff, Troy Ratliff, Russell Ratliff and Allen Ratliff.
He is survived by his wife, Martha Ann Ratliff; son, Everett Ratliff Jr. (Deborah); grandson, Michael Ratliff; great grandchildren, Evelyn, Elliott and Ezabelle; siblings, Carolyn Ratliff of Benton, Frances Pfifer of Hot Springs, Patsy Malley of Pennsylvania and Dorothy Mae Moorehead of Sheridan.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, July 25, 2019 at Buie Funeral Home in Rison with a visitation prior to the service beginning at 1:00 p.m. Reverend Harry Puterbaugh will be officiating the service. Interment will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery. Arrangements are by Buie Funeral Home of Rison.