Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Jim Raleigh

Jim Raleigh, 69, died February 22 at his home in Somerset.

Born in Whitesburg to the late James D. and Juanita Hughes Raleigh, he was a brother of the late Wanda Fay Raleigh.

He was a member of the Whitley City Church of God, had worked as a contractor, and was the owner of Sherry Lynn Music.

Survivors include his wife, Sherry Raleigh; a son, Darrell Raleigh of Denison, Tex.; a daughter, Cheryl Rhoden of Lufkin, Tex.; two stepchildren, Annessa Jones of Whitley City, and Alison Gossage of Russell Springs; a brother, Bobby Raleigh of Bronston; three grandchildren, three stepgrandchildren, two greatgrandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Feb. 25. Burial was in McCreary Memorial Gardens.

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