Colista Louise (Ratcliff) May

October 28, 1932 ~ January 4, 2022 (age 89)


Colista L. May, 89, of Louisa, KY went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at Three Rivers Medical Center in Louisa, KY. Colista was born October 28, 1932 in Crum, WV to Dennis and Mary (Salmons) Ratcliff. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Robert May; brothers Mose Ratcliff, Jack Ratcliff, Don Ratcliff, and Tom Ratcliff; and sisters Dorothy Ratcliff, Mary Ray, and Nancy McKinney. 

Colista was a member of the First Christian Church. 

Survivors include her daughters Carolyn Branham and Bobbie (Lowell) Meek; grandchildren Bobbie Taulbee, Arie (Brenda) Baisden, Krystal Branham, Cody Branham, DJ May-Fann, Vance (Brandi) Meek, Stacy Meek, and Blake (Reshay) Meek; great grandchildren Nika Taulbee, Johnnie Taulbee, Ana Taulbee, Robbie Baisden, Gage Burris, Jonathan Cline, Logan Meek, Isabella Meek, Dominic Meek, Hannah Childers, Olivia Napier, Caden Napier, Kynleigh Meek, Jameson Meek and Luca Meek; brother Lacie Ratcliff; and sisters Loretta Radawiec, Helen Pope and Kay Mangus. 

There will be no public services at this time. 

Young Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Mrs. May and her family. 

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