Elsie Ratcliffe, 72, passed away Thursday, December 8, 2016 in Graham. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, December 11, 2016 in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Pioneer Cemetery under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Elsie was born February 21, 1944 in Big Spring, Texas to the late Houston and Sara (Smith) Walker. She married Jim Ratcliffe, December 30, 1961 in Farmington, NM. Elsie spent most of her life in Young County and Farmington, NM. She was a Bookkeeper and member of Brazos Valley Baptist Church in Graham.
Survivors include; husband, Jim Ratcliffe of Graham; daughter, Shirley McPherson of Graham; son, Charles Ratcliffe and wife Johnna of Graham; sister, Sarah Herod of Phoenix, Arizona; brothers, John Walker of Flora Vista, NM and Vic Walker and wife Betty Jo of Wichita Falls; six grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Elsie was preceded in death by a sister, Sharon Walker.