James Edward Rachalla, 66, of LaGrange, passed away Monday, August 4, 2014 in Atlanta. James was born March 11, 1948 in LaGrange, the son of Pierson Alexander and Sybil Rachalla.
He is survived by his loving wife Patricia D. Rachalla; children James Edward (Jamie) Rachalla, Jr., Anthony (Karen) Rachalla, Angel (Ben) Rizzo, Chris Rachalla, Marvin Rachalla, Grace Rachalla, James Pierson Rachalla, Jo Marie (Edi) Fernandez, Merle Kent (Paul) Horvath, Linda Lawler James (Yoshiko) Walker; brothers Ronnie (Lori) Bass, Jimmy Bass; sister Sylvia (Art) Davis, numerous grandchildren , great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
James was preceded in death by his parents and five brothers.
Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Hunter-Allen-Myhand Funeral Home, 506 Hill Street, LaGrange. Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, at the funeral home with burial to follow at Hillview Cemetery in LaGrange.
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