Valdosta Daily Times

September 19, 2013

Tony Raines


The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Tony Raines, 41, of Hahira, passed away Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, at his residence.

He was born May 8, 1972, in Gainesville, Fla., to Shirley Raines.

He was preceded in  death by his grandparents, William and Beatrice Koon; and mother-in-law, Betty Eddy.

He is survived by his wife, Gloria Raines of Hahira; sons, Tyler Raines, Trever Raines, both of Hahira; mother, Shirley Raines, Valdosta; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Jeff and Brenda Rushe’ of Valdosta; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Terry and Terri Eddy Dundin, Fla.; several uncles, aunts, cousins; two nieces, and one nephew; and four special friends, Brett Fennell, Valdosta, Kevin Simpson, Lake Park, Danny Dawkins, Valdosta, and Mike Galli of Hahira.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at Purvis Funeral Home, Adel. — Purvis Funeral Home