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 Alice Louella <I>Ratledge</I> Goins

Alice Louella Ratledge Goins

McMinn County, Tennessee, USA
Death 7 Aug 2012 (aged 69–70)
Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee, USA
Burial McMinn County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 17308747 · View Source
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Daily Post Athenian
Aug 7, 2012

Alice Louella Ratledge Goins

Alice Louella Ratledge Goins, 70, of Cleveland, and a former resident of Athens and Mt. Morris, Ill., passed away Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, at her home in Cleveland.

A native and resident of McMinn County for most of her life, she was of the Baptist faith and was a former employee of Damy Industries, Beaunit Industries of Etowah, and Ross Industries.

A daughter of the late James William and Opal Frances Marler Ratledge, she was preceded in death by her husband, James William Goins; one son, Stephen Allen Goins; two sisters, Linda Mary Ratledge Sisk and Diane Strickland; one brother, William Lem Ratledge; and one daughter-in-law, Pat Goins.

Survivors include two sons and one daughter-in-law, William Charles and Janice Goins of Cleveland, and Samuel Lynn Goins of Riceville; one daughter and son-in-law, Imogene Retha and Randy Carr; three brothers and two sisters-in-law, Jimmy and Evelyn Ratledge, Mike Ratledge and Larry and "Todie" Ratledge, all of Haldean, Ill.; four sisters and one brother-in-law, Fanny Underhill of Decatur, Nan Kimman of Ten Mile, Bernice Gunning of Wisconsin, and Tammy and Donald Carver of Decatur; four grandchildren, Kayla Goins, Charles Jason Goins, William Goins and Harleyanne Goins; one great-grandson, Ivan James Goins; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, Phillip "Peanut" Johnson and Amanda Holman.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with the Rev. Duane Hamby officiating. Burial will follow in Buttram's Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Charles Goins, Sam Goins, C.J. Goins, Randy Carr, Billy Joe Goins, Richard Goins and Doug Goins. Honorary Pallbearers will be Grady Ratledge and Eddie Ratledge.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home of Athens is in charge of arrangements.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alice Louella Ratledge Goins (1942–7 Aug 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17308747, citing Buttram Methodist Cemetery, McMinn County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Theron Dowell (contributor 25215792) .