Radcliff, James T. "Ned"

World War II Veteran Had Long Career With Container Corporation

Wednesday, January 30, 2013
James Radcliff
James Radcliff

James T. “Ned” Radcliff, 84, of Rossville, died on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at his home.

He was a U. S. Army veteran of World War II.  He worked as a supervisor at Container Corporation for 17 years and retired as an agent for Prudential Insurance Company.  He enjoyed flea marketing and was a member of East Lake Christian Church.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Barbara K. Radcliff, grandson, Luke Stockhausen, parents, Thomas and Anna Radcliff and brother, Frank Radcliff.

Survivors include his wife of 16 years, Peggy Ruth Radcliff, four children, Stephen Radcliff, Sheila (Alan) Stockhausen, Mike (Karen) Radcliff and Gina (Frank) Eller, two step-children, Jeanette (Carlos) Guerrero and Jennifer (Glenn) Schweneker, 20 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, sister-in-law, Ellen Radcliff and two special friends Franklin Phillips and Ruby Cobb. Special cousins Marie Justice, Bob Walden, Teresa Walden, and Jackie Odom

Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com.

Graveside services will be held on Saturday, Feb. 2, at 2 p.m. in the Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends on Friday, Feb. 1, from 4-8 p.m. in the funeral home.

Arrangements are by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory located at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.


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