Lebron Alec “Lil Boosie” Rakestraw, Jr., 51, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019 in a Hospice Care Center.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lebron Alec Rakestraw, Sr; grandmother, Zetta Jean Swanson; and best friend, Steven Jackson.
Survivors include his sons, Brandon Rakestraw, Kaylen Rakestraw, and Gabriel Rakestraw; grandchild, Zavion Giddens; mother, Gwenda Willingham Rakestraw; brothers, Haven (Antoinette) Rakestraw and Ronald Sharp; sister, Airiel Rakestraw, all of Chattanooga; uncles, Charles Noble of Chattanooga, Riley Swanson and Melvin Cousin, both of Atlanta, Ga.; a host of other relatives and friends.
He will lie in state on Monday, August 12, 2019 at 9 a.m. at Taylor Funeral Home with the funeral service will follow at 12 noon in the chapel with Brother John R. Taylor, Sr. as the eulogist.
Burial is in Chattanooga National Cemetery.