A funeral service for Jacob Leon Raiford will be held 2 p.m. Sunday at Christ Memorial Church Ministries. Apostle L. E. Sawyer will officiate. Burial will follow in the Old Mill Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Bettie Jean Raiford; six sons, Kenneth Raiford, John Raiford of Georgia, Donald Ray Raiford and Jacob Raiford both of Florida, Ralph Newsome and Robert Newsome; three daughters, Carol Bryant, Shirley Mack and Patricia McNeil; one sister, Darleen Wade of Charlotte; one brother, Clee Raiford of San Diego, Calif.; 26 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
The viewing will be held Saturday from 1 until 6 p.m. and the family will receive friends from 6 until 7 p.m. at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries.
Condolences may be faxed to 731-4338 or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Published in Obituaries on May 13, 2005 1:25 PM