John William “John Boy” Ratliff, 39, of Blue Springs, Missouri, passed away Thursday June 24, 2010, in Blue Springs, Mo. 

John William “John Boy” Ratliff, 39, of Blue Springs, Missouri, passed away Thursday June 24, 2010, in Blue Springs, Mo.  

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 1, 2010, at First Baptist Church, 1405 Main St., Blue Springs, Mo.  He will be laid to rest with Military Honors in Leavenworth National Cemetery, Leavenworth, KS.  

Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at Chapel of Memories Funeral Home, 30000 E. Valor Dr., Grain Valley, Mo. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to John Ratliff Memorial Fund c/o Blue Ridge Bank.  

Arrangements: Chapel of Memories Funeral Home, 816-463-4030.