09/08/09 — BETTY G.R. RAYNOR

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Died Sept. 3, 2009

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Betty Grace Rich Raynor, 72, formerly of Magnolia, was called to be with the Lord at her residence Thursday, following a long, courageous battle with lupus, heart disease and diabetes.

Baker Funeral Home of Kershaw, S.C., has graciously received and transported Mrs. Raynor to her home state of North Carolina where a service took place today at 11 a.m. in Newton Grove. Burial was at Hillcrest Cemetery on 701.

Betty Grace Rich Raynor leaves to cherish here memory her loving husband, retired Army First Sgt. Luby "Ray" Raynor; daughter, Betty Ann Raynor-Davis, wife of Johnny Michael Davis of Camden, S.C.; sons, Donald Ray Raynor, David Allen Raynor and Michael Lynn Raynor, all of Columbia, S.C.; grandsons, Christopher Michael Mack and Jesse Allen Mack of Columbia, S.C., Technical Sgt. Robert Webb Mack of Hampton, Va., a member of the United States Air Force currently deployed to Kuwait, Daniel Jacobo and Romero-Raynor of Caracas, Venezuela; granddaughters, Jessica Leigh Davis and Jennifer Marie Andrew, wife of Jay Robert Andrew of Elgin, S.C.; and great-grandchildren, Haleigh Marie Davis, Elizabeth Grace David and Ethan Robert Andrew.

She was predeceased by four brothers, James Albert, Norman Earl "Tom," Bennie Alger and William Raeford Rich, and four sisters, Virginia Louise, Elizabeth, Francis and Tessa Rich all of North Carolina.

Visitation was held Monday from 6 to 8.

Condolences may be made to www.westanddunn.com.

West and Dunn Funeral Home of Newton Grove handled the local arrangements.


Published in Obituaries on September 8, 2009 1:47 PM