Katherine Jean Wilson


    Katherine Jean (nee Ratliff) Wilson of Bourbon, Missouri was born on Saturday, October 6, 1956 in St. Louis, Missouri to Billy Joe and Minnie Emily Tharp Ratliff and passed away on Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at the age of 65 years, 2 months and 15 days.
    Katherine attended Roosevelt High School in St. Louis, Missouri.  She worked many years for Sinclair-Rush on the production line. She accepted the Lord as her personal Savior later in life.  She enjoyed watching Christian or religious shows and listening to Christian music.
    She had a green thumb and loved to care for her flower garden.  She had a soft spot for cats and dogs.
    She was preceded in death by her father, Billy Joe Ratliff.
    She is survived by her mother, Minnie Emily Ratliff of Bourbon, Missouri; sons, Brandon Wilson of Bourbon, Missouri and Johnathan (Nicole) Phelps of Wisconsin; brother, Mark Alan (Claudia) Ratliff of DesArc, Missouri; grandchildren, Lexi Rose Wilson, Sarah Pearl Wilson, Arielle Page Wilson, Brayden Jaise Wilson and Mary Lynette Wagner, all of Bourbon, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Graveside service was held at 1 p.m.  on Monday, December 27, 2021 at the Bourbon Cemetery in Bourbon, Missouri with Rev. John Hanson officiating.  
    Arrangements under the direction of the Hutson Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.