Rakestraw, Lebron Alec “Lil Boosie” Jr.

Saturday, August 10, 2019
Lebron Rakestraw
Lebron Rakestraw

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.

 


Wilson, Mary B.

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