Elisabeth Amanda Ratley, October 7, 1861 - February 28, 1938
From Marshall Newspaper:
Mrs. Amanda E. Ratley, 75 died at her home, 601 Mildred Lee Street, Monday evening after an illness of several days.
Mrs. Ratley was born October 8, 1862. She has made her home in Marshall for a number of years and is survived by the following relatives: Five sones, Andrew, William, Bentie, John and J.P. Ratley; two daughters, Mrs. H.H. McCarty and Mrs. H.J Pierce; one brother, T.J. Ratley and two sisters, Mrs. Sallie Crenshaw and Mrs. J.B. Nettle of Shreveport.
The funeral services will be held at 3:30 o'clock from Rains and Talley funeral home. Services conducted by Rev. J.D. Wallace of Marshall Circuit, at Cross Roads Church.
Interment in Cross Roads Cemetery.