Cynthia Irene Ratican

October 12, 1935 ~ June 1, 2007

Cynthia Irene Ratican passed away early Friday afternoon, June 1, 2007, at The Parkland Health Center, South, in Farmington, at the age of 71 years, 7 months & 19 days. Cynthia was born on October 12, 1935, in Hickman, Kentucky, & was the daughter of Ed Palmer & Alice M. 'Covey' Palmer. Also preceding-in-death were: her husband, Harold J. Carlton; 1 Daughter, Sheilah Ann Akers; 1 Son, MIchael Lee Carlton, in-infancy; 3 Sisters & 4 Brothers.

Cynthia was a member of The Faith Baptist Church.

Survivors Include: 2 Daughters - Peggy J. Carlton, of St. Louis; Sharon E. (Mrs. Michael) Beckett, of Farmington. 6 Grandchildren: Christine (Mrs. Bill) Boll; Jaimee Ebert and fiance' Eric Jeppesen; Sean Michael Akers; Chelsea Akers; Michael B. Beckett, II and fiance' Cori Lype; Christopher L. Beckett. Also, 3 Great-Grandchildren: Lydia J. Boll; Daphne Q. Boll & Reese Michelle Beckett.

Visitation: Monday, 5-8 p.m. Visitation resumes Tuesday @ 7:00 a.m.

Funeral : Tuesday, 1:00 p.m., June 5, 2007,

at : TAYLOR Funeral Service CHAPEL, with Pastor Randall Parks officiating.

Interment : Hillview Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Farmington.

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  1. I knew Cyndi best through my job as delivery driver for USA Drug. I will miss our short visits, but I take comfort in the knowledge that she is resting in Christ and no longer suffering. I pray that God's peace will sustain Cyndi's family. You are in my prayers.

  2. Our condolences go out to Cyndi's family. Cyndi was a resident of Ben-Nor Apartments, and she will be missed by her friends.

  3. My prayers are with you with the passing of your Mom and Grandmother. Peggy-I appreciate you having Kay call me. I will talk to you soon. Prayers are with you. Betty

  4. Goodbye to our neighbor and friend. You will be missed. See you later. Bill and Phyllis

  5. Dear Aunt Cindy, Your were the only person in my young Christain life that I knew that tried to live a Christain life. Your were in Church a lot. Thank you for the example. I look forward to seeing you again someday.

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