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Bessie Bradshaw Ratcliffe

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Bessie was born on August 12, 1933 and passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2016.

Bessie was a resident of Selma, Alabama at the time of her passing.

She was married to Jefferson Goode Ratcliffe.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday October 12, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Selma, Alabama with the Rev. Jack Alvey officiating and Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home directing. Burial will follow at Live Oak Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Mac Greene, Thomas Tyson, Griffin McNeill, Andrew Bailey, Connor Thorpe, and Robert Gordon. The family will receive friends in the Parish Hall at St. Paul's Episcopal Church prior to the service from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 210 Lauderdale St., Selma, AL or to the Alzheimer's Association at www.alz.org/donate.