In Memory of



Obituary for Rosemary Ratcliff

Funeral services for Rosemary T. Ratcliff, 77, of Sicily Island, LA, will be held on Monday, January 31, 2022, in the sanctuary of New Hope Pentecostal Church at 10:00 AM, with Rev. Chris Hamilton and Rev. Cecil Grantham officiating. The interment to follow in New Pine Hill Cemetery.

Rosemary was born on December 18, 1944 and passed from this life on January 28, 2022. Mrs. Ratcliff was a licensed practical nurse for 28 years. She is preceded in death by her parents, Marvin and Marie Durner.

Survivors are her husband, Bennie Ratcliff; son, Robert Lewis Parker, Jr. and wife Donna Gail of North Carolina; daughter, Brenda Joyce Williams and husband Wayne Williams of Maryland; daughter, Patricia Ann Parker of California; daughter, Veronica Lynn Darden of Jonesville, LA; daughter, Angela Marie Darden of Sicily Island; brothers, Sam Durner of Ridgley, Maryland; John Durner of Chapel Hill of North Carolina; Robert Durner and wife Joanne of St. Petersburg, Florida; sister, Joann Sims and husband Edward, of Annapolis Maryland. She is survived by eleven grandchildren; Mary Moaney and husband Maurice; Chelsea Williams; Joseph Williams and fiancé Shayna Olarinde; Richard Scott Hebron and wife Mekayla; James Gregory IV; Calen Richard Darden; McKay Wilson; Brady Ratcliff; Raygen Chevallier; Caden Wilson; and Caldwell Wilson. Four great children MaKayla Moaney, Mahliya Moaney, Kylie Williams, and Z. J. Olarinde. She is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.

Pallbearers will be McKay Wilson, Caden Wilson, Caldwell Wilson, Brady Ratcliff, Raygen Chevallier and Calen Darden. Honorary Pallbearers are Wayne Williams, Jimmy Ratcliff, James Ratcliff and Jeff Rails.

The family will receive friends for visitation on Sunday, January 30, 2022, from 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM at New Hope Pentecostal Church.