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SKC (#46549017)
 member for 11 years, 10 months, 20 days
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I just lost my one and only son to congestive heart failure on December 3, 2012. My heart is broken...

David Ray Raley, Jr.


Updated: 5/04/07

A native of San Diego, CA. Family roots are: England, Maryland, Tennessee, Arkansas, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Missouri, Illinois & California.

Please feel free to peruse through the memorials I have set up for these very special people listed here. Some are family, some were acquaintances, some are past co-workers and some stories have touched my heart as I read of their demise. To view the entries, click on the words "70 Memorials Added" listed to the right of this column. You will then be directed to a page with names of those I have placed on this site. Thank you in advance for your kindness in visiting.

Unlike many of the new comers, as well as those who have been a contributor for some years to Find-A-Grave, I am not anal about photos. If you wish to use my photos, please do. Also, unlike most others here who are anal about their postings, I will not question a transference of ownership of any memorial I have posted who is not my own family. Ask, and I'll be most happy to turn it over.

For corrections or concerns about the listings, please e-mail me.

Thank you in advance & may God bless & keep you in His tender care.

E-mail: susankc@usa.com

"Death is a door to Eternity for the believer."
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Linda Claxton
RE: Charles Hubbard Photo Request-Thank you.
It was my pleasure.

Linda
Added by Linda Claxton on May 11, 2014 2:27 AM
Suzy
RE: My Son
Hey there...I am so sorry that I didn't get back to you. I am not on Find-a-grave very often anymore. I am so sorry about the loss of your son. I cannot imagine the pain you have gone through. May he rest in sweet peace. I hope we can communicate again soon. Take care. Hugs,Suzy
Added by Suzy on Apr 20, 2014 10:34 PM
Rhonda C. Poynter & Friends
David's page
Hi - Thank You for the response, I can't believe the time that blew by since my mom's loss to my getting back around to some of my friends' pages! I just listed his name, and I hope that it will bring a few visitors who might not have known about your son without the listing...hope that all is well with you and yours, and that we will be in better touch from now on. Take Care - Hugs, RCP and Gannon Blue
Added by Rhonda C. Poynter & Frien... on Feb 12, 2014 11:27 PM
Rhonda C. Poynter & Friends
Your son's page
Dear Susan,
Well, it has been a very long time since we last spoke, and I am coming round again to see whether you'd mind my highlighting your son's page again...one of my friends noted that the tokens had slowed down, and I have basically been offsite since my mother's passing in August, 2013. =( But I am back, and I have kept you in thoughts and prayers - would you like me to do any highlighting again? Let me know, and I do hope that all is well with you and yours -m I am just very, very happy that 2013 is long gone, not a keeper of a year for me! Hugs, Rhonda and Gannon Blue
Added by Rhonda C. Poynter & Frien... on Feb 08, 2014 10:49 PM
Rhonda C. Poynter & Friends
RE: Dave Ray Raley, Jr.
Hi - Thank You for your message, and I am so pleased that you are okay with my having highlighted your son's page...believe it or not, I have had just a couple of requests to take a name down - but I do understand. Some folks are very particular about the tokens put on their pages, etc. - and I used to ask people before I ran a name, but so many folks didn't give me a no or a go...so, I just do what I've done all my life, jump and hope for the best. =) I'm so sorry that your son had health issues; my boy Gannon is very, very physically and mentally disabled, and I just feel so badly for all the trials he endures - but he is so brave about it that it leaves me in awe. I hope that Dave will get more visitors, and once my 'regulars' know a name, they check back again and again, and so now you're probably stuck with us. ha! Take good care and even though I am not on here as much right now due to my own health issues, I will always, always get back to someone asap, and so say hi once in awhile. Hugs, Rhonda and Gannon Blue
Added by Rhonda C. Poynter & Frien... on Jul 22, 2013 3:10 AM
May you be blessed with love & flowers-Phyllis
RE: Thank you...
You are more than welcome. Our loved ones all need to be remembered.
Added by May you be blessed with... on Jan 02, 2013 5:38 PM
Mom to angels Bo and Chris
RE: Thank you and...
Thanks for adding me as a friend! You are an awesome findagraver! I am glad to know that I have added such a wonderful person to my group of friends! God bless you!
Added by Mom to angels Bo and Chri... on Dec 29, 2012 3:59 PM
Mom to angels Bo and Chris
RE: Thank you...
Thank you for your sweet note. It was my honor to visit your son's memorial. I know that pain all too well. God bless you and surround you with many happy memories of the past.... Prayers for you and your family. We will all be together again in God's time! Cecile
Added by Mom to angels Bo and Chri... on Dec 26, 2012 5:18 PM
Mom to angels Bo and Chris
God bless, keep and comfort
My sympathy on the passing of your son. I have lost both of my sons, Bo (my oldest) in 2003.. Dec 28..(angel day approaching), and Chris (my middle child) in 1995. I still have a daughter who has 3 children, and they are such a blessing. I miss my boys every day, but I know that they are in a far better place, and one day, in God's time, I want to be with them again!
God bless you..and give you peace, and joy in this Christmas season. Jesus is the reason for the season...and he took your angel home to wait for you!
Added by Mom to angels Bo and Chri... on Dec 25, 2012 8:39 AM
Blessings ***
Son
I put your son on my profile page and I hope it helped to get a few flowers. I also asked Santa to visit him so maybe he will get some more for Christmas. Hope you are doing well. I know it is hard. Nothing worse... I also hope you are not alone.
Christmas Hugs, Nita
Added by Blessings *** on Dec 24, 2012 1:53 PM
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