OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
8th and Vine, P.O. Box 249, Conway, AR
Athaleen Cooper Ratliff
Published: January 8, 2013
Athaleen Cooper Ratliff, 83, of Conway went to be with her Lord on Monday, January 7, 2013. She was born Tuesday, December 10, 1929 in Warren, Arkansas to the late James Rolan Wheeler and the late Cecil Ashcraft Wheeler.
Mrs. Ratliff was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Dr. Harold E. Cooper; her second husband, Rev. F. Roland Ratliff; step-son, Tom Ratliff; and two brothers, Ray and Joe Wheeler. She is survived by three daughters, Naomi Lee of Missouri, Kathy Fickeisen of North Little Rock and Lori Thompson of Little Rock; step-children, Joann Ratliff and Kay Irvin both of Conway; 10 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
Visitation for family and friends will be Thursday, January 10, 2012 in the Cooper Complex at Central Baptist College 2-4 pm. A memorial service will follow at 4:00pm with Reverend Terry Kimbrow and Dr. Jesse Thomas officiating. Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhome.com.