Mrs. Catherine 'Cathy' Charmene Raetzel, age 53, of Westville, passed away Nov. 23, 2012 at her home. She was born June 12, 1959 in Nashville, Tenn., to the late Robert Howard Nipper and Mary Alice Thompson Nipper.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Raetzel was preceded in death by two sisters, Bobbie Nipper Harrison and Lisa Faye Nipper, and one brother-in-law, Mark Raetzel.
Mrs. Raetzel is survived by her husband, Kevin William Raetzel of Westville; one son, Skylar Raetzel of Westville; two daughters, Kristin Kirk of Bonifay, Rachel Bransford of Westville; seven grandchildren, Courtney, Jayahna, Anthony, Clayton, Elijah, Gavin, and C.J.; two sisters, Lelia Gaye Nipper of Murfreesboro, Tenn., and Delinda Nipper of Antioch, Tenn.; father and mother-in-law, George and Dorothy West of Westville; four brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Ronnie and Amy West of Nashville, Tenn., Tommy and Melissa West of Westville, Charles and Kimberly West of Westville, and Mike and Gayle Raetzel of Nashville, Tenn.; several nieces and nephews, and best friend, Barbara Ann Sasnett of Westville.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Monday, Nov. 26, 2012 at Peel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Henry Moore and Speaker Brenton Stafford officiating. Interment followed in the Westville Community Cemetery with Peel Funeral Home directing. Family received friends Monday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Peel Funeral Home.