Obituary for Robert Danny Ratcliffe, Sr.

Robert Danny Ratcliffe, Sr., age 71 of Dublin passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019 at the UVA Medical Center, Charlottesville. Born March 12, 1947 in Pulaski he was the son of the late Charlie Robert Ratcliffe & Ada Pinkard Ratcliffe. His sisters, Linda Ayers, Eva Dixon, father-in-law, Doug Williams and brother-in-law, Doug “Rabbit” Williams also preceded him in death.

Robert was a veteran of the United States Army.

He is survived by his 


Patricia Williams Ratcliffe – Dublin


Robert D. Ratcliffe, Jr. – Christiansburg

Charles (Rebecca) Elliot Ratcliffe – Pulaski


Ethan, Colton, Blake and Bronson Ratcliffe who called him “Papa Honey”


Donald Ratcliffe – Pulaski

Ronald Ratcliffe – Pulaski Co.

Richard Ratcliffe – Pulaski


Alice O’Dell – Bassett

Sherry Wolfe – Pulaski Co.


Dorothy Williams


Vickie (Gary) Welch

Bobbie Williams

Misty (Brandon) Quesenberry

Numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Friday, January 18, 2019 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Dale Akers officiating. Interment will follow at the Oakwood Cemetery, Pulaski with military rites conducted at the graveside by the Pulaski   V.F.W. Post #1184.

The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 PM – Thursday evening at the funeral home.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.