Jack Raleigh, 73, Sudan Thunderbolts Shriner who drove the wrecker

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Jack Raleigh
Jack Raleigh

Jack Raleigh, of Winnabow, died Oct. 30, 2015, at his home. He was 73.

Mr. Raleigh was born Dec. 3, 1941, in Kentucky, the son of the late Denver and Callie Raleigh. He was a member of Faith Baptist Church in Bolivia and had served in the U.S. Army. Mr. Raleigh was retired from Military Ocean Terminal Sunny Point. He was a member of the Pythagoras Lodge #249 and was a Shriner with the Sudan Thunderbolts where he drove the wrecker. Mr. Raleigh loved to hunt and fish. He was known and loved by everyone in his community.

Mr. Raleigh was preceded in death by a son, Stephen Raleigh and a daughter, Amanda Frye.

Survivors include his sons, Brian Raleigh and wife JoAnn, of Bolivia and Brandon Raleigh and fiancé, Andrea McNeill, of Winnabow; a brother, Donald Raleigh, of the home; five grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

The family will have visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, at Peacock – Newnam & White Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015, at the funeral home with the Rev. Doug Fairfax officiating. Burial will follow at Robbins Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Peacock, Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service.

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