New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | January 23, 2019

Glenn Samuel Ratcliff


Glenn Samuel “Sam” Ratcliff, 67, of Charles City, passed away quietly at home surrounded by the love of his family on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. After a long battle with illness, Sam passed on peacefully to his home in heaven.

Sam was born in Richmond and was of the Baptist faith. He was a heavy equipment operator for many years and well known within the construction company. Sam was a loving and devoted husband, father, and friend who was loved by everyone he ever met.

Sam was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Glenn Ratcliff and Martha Elliott Ratcliff; and a brother, John Cleveland Ratliff.

At the time of his death, he was at his home and surrounded by his wife of 50 years, Peggy Marie Ratcliff; his son, Richard “Coyote” Michael Oliver; his daughter, Roberta “Bobbi” Oliver Raynor; and his loving bulldog, Pretty Girl. He leaves behind many loved ones, family, and friends.

A private service will be held. A special thank you to the At Home Hospice for their loving care and support.