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Garnet H. Ratliff

Garnet H. Ratliff, 92, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, December 1, 2017. She was born in Beaver, West Virginia on February 24, 1925 to the late Dean and Grace (Cox) Deeds.

Garnet enjoyed cooking and during the summer months you could find her in her garden collecting vegetables to can. She was a long time member of First Baptist Church of Valley City. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.

Garnet is survived by her daughter, Sue Patrick; son, Stuart "Butch" Patrick (Gloria); grandsons, Stuart Patrick, Jr., Darrell Patrick and David Andrews; great-granddaughter, Annika Andrews; brother, David Deeds, Sr. (Gloria); god-children, David Lee Deeds, Jr. and Dianna Lynn Deeds and numerous nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husbands, Stuart Patrick and Kenneth Ratliff; daughter, Linda Rice and siblings, Carl, Darrell, James and Joe Deeds and Ruth Maddy.

Funeral Services will be held Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 11 A.M. at Waite and Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St. Medina, where friends may call on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 from 2 to 4 P.M. and 6 to 8 P.M. Dr. Roger Lee Dorsey will preside over the service and burial will follow at Spring Grove Cemetery.

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