STEPHENVILLE—Graveside services for Velma Irene Thompson Ratliff Northcutt, 93, were held Sunday, Nov. 26, at the Erath Gardens of Memory Cemtery. Visitation was held Saturday at Lacy Funeral Home.

Irene was born in Erath County, to Edgar R. and Mattie (Procter) Thompson. She married Floyd Clayton Ratliff who preceded her in death on Oct. 7, 1976. She married Howard Northcutt who preceded her in death on Aug. 25, 2008.

She was a member of Harvey Baptist Church.

Survivors include her children, Louise Armstrong of Victor, Texas, and Floyd Clayton Ratliff, Jr., and wife, Patty, of Comanche, Texas; step-sons, Wes Northcutt and wife, Ann, of Mansfield, Texas, and Randy Northcutt; son-in-law, Connie M. Fair of Aledo, Texas; 13 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two daughters, Gloria June Fair and Shirley Ann Sikes, two sisters, and two brothers.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 3301 West Freeway, Fort Worth, TX 76107 or Harvey Baptist Church, 1375 Cage St., Stephenville, TX 76401.

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