|Birth: ||Jun. 27, 1943|
|Death: ||Aug. 1, 2012|
Graveside service for Mr. John Samuel Rape, 69, of Cragford, will be Friday, August 3, 2012 at 3:00 pm at the Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery in Clay County. Randy Anderson will officiate. The family will receive friends on Friday, August 3, 2012 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm at Radney Funeral Home.
Mr. Rape passed away on Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at his residence. He was born on June 27, 1943 in Tallapoosa County, Alabama to Young Rape and Mary Jones Rape. He went to Avondale School in Alexander City and worked at Avondale Mill for over 25 years as a Millwright. He also served in the Army National Guard. Mr. Rape was a huge Alabama fan, had spent time coaching baseball and softball, loved spending time with his dog, Scutter, and enjoyed keeping up with everything happening in the community.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Annis Gail Peppers Rape; daughter, Lynn Bramblett (Danny) of Daviston; son, John Timothy Rape (Lynda) of Alexander City; grandchildren, Megan Bramblett, Brad Bramblett, Beth Rape, Josh Rape, and Sean Rape; great-grandchildren, Harley and Jady Long; sister, Robbie Messer (John) of Alexander City; brothers, Petie Rape (Dorothy) of Ashland and Jerry Rape (Shelia), Tommy Rape (Helen), and Kenny Rape all of Alexander City.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorial messages may be sent to the family at www.radneyfuneralhome.com.
Radney Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Obit - Alex City Outlook - 8/3/12
John Y. Rape (1922 - 1996)
Mary E. Rape (1921 - 1968)
John Samuel Rape (1943 - 2012)
Donald Rape (1954 - 1954)*
Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Dana Cook
Record added: Aug 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94765688
for you Cousin Sam from your cousin Gerald...though the years & miles were many the thoughts are still there in remembering you & your Mom, Aunt Mary !|
Gloria Ann HORNSBY Jones
Added: Jun. 23, 2013
Added: Aug. 3, 2012