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May 1, 1936 ~ October 28, 2018 (age 82)


Joe O. Raby

Age 82

Of Ten Mile

Passed away Sunday, October 28, 2018

At his residence.


A native of Englewood and longtime resident of Meigs County, he was the son of the late John and Ada Morgan Raby and was preceded in death by a son, Joey Randall Raby; four brothers, Ruel, Raby, Johnny Raby, Jerry Raby and Cecil Raby; three sisters, Lois Raby, Mary Raby and Sue Wallace. He retired from TVA after 30 years and was a member of the Local Laborers Union. He was a member of Church of Jesus Christ.


Survivors include his wife,

   Bonnie N. Roberts Raby of Ten Mile

One son and daughter-in-law,

   David M. and Debbie Raby of Ten Mile

Adopted daughter, Kathy Johnson and her three sons, Tristan Johnson, Noah and Jeremiah ODell

One granddaughter, Stephanie Raby

One great granddaughter, Grace Holloway

Several nieces, nephews, and cousins.


Funeral services will be 7 pm Tuesday in the chapel of Ziegler Funeral Home with Pastor Lawrence Waller and Pastor Arthur York officiating.  Burial will be 12 noon Wednesday in Roberts Cemetery.


Family and friends will be serving as pallbearers.


The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm Tuesday at the funeral home.


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Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Joe O. Raby.

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October 30, 2018

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ziegler Funeral Home
521 W. Madison Ave
Athens, TN 37303

Funeral Service
October 30, 2018

7:00 PM
Ziegler Funeral Home
521 W. Madison Ave
Athens, TN 37303

October 31, 2018

12:00 PM
TEN MILE, TN 37880

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