(Dec. 18, 2012)
Willard Raby age 84 of Sweetwater went home to be with the
Lord Tuesday, Dec. 18. He attended Faith Chapel Church. Mr. Raby was a loving
father, grandfather and brother.
He as 84.
Preceded in death by: wife, Maggie Cooley Raby; parents,
Walter and Edith Marie Galliher Raby; brother, J.R. Raby; sisters, Gladys Gable
and Elsie Mae Clower; and an infant grandson.
Survivors include: daughters and sons-in-law-Brenda Sue and
Jimmy Henry of Sweetwater; Devonda and Joel McGinnis of Philadelphia; and
Billie and Mike Hilton;
Sisters and brother-in-law-Elva Baker, all of Sweetwater;
and Jessie and Steve Wright of Philadelphia;
Several nieces and nephews.
The body is at Sweetwater Memory Chapel where the family will
receive friends from 5-8 p.m., Dec. 20, with funeral service to follow at 8
p.m. with Rev. Mark Richesin and Rev. Jack Sylvester officiating. Graveside
service and interment will be Friday at 10 a.m. in Cedar Valley Church
Cemetery. Sweetwater Memory Chapel in charge of the arrangements.