Silas Raker

Silas Overton Raker, III

Silas Overton Raker, III, 36 of Monticello, died May 26th, after a long courageous battle with lung and heart disease. Silas (known to friends as "Sie") was born June 29, 1977 in Quincy, Florida to Silas Raker and Cathy Harrelson.. Silas was employed as an estimator with Dixie Paving and Grading, Inc., for over ten years and previous with Hughes Supply. Silas is survived by his wife, Ginny of Monticello; his Parents Cathy (Glen) Harrelson of Tallahassee, Silas Overton (Alice) Raker, II of Monticello; son, Hyde Raker of Monticello; his daughter, Willa-Kate Raker of Monticello; brothers, Michael David Raker (Shiri), Tyler (Amanda) Raker of Monticello, King (Sherry) Harrelson and John (Dana) Harrelson of Tallahassee and his sisters, Allison (Keaton) Henderson of Tampa and Tracy (Jason) Scarbary of Tallahassee. Sie had a tremendous love for his friends, better known or called "Buds". Great memories of fishing, hunting and just being together at Woodlake. Friends will be received Wednesday from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at Culley's Meadowwood Funeral Home, Timberlane Road Chapel. Funeral services will take place 11:00 am Thursday at Freedom Church 2801 Thomasville Rd Tallahassee. Interment will take place in Beth Page Cemetery on Beth Page Rd in Wacissa Florida


Funeral Home

Culley's MeadowWood Funeral Home
700 Timberlane Road Tallahassee, FL 32312
(850) 893-4177

Published in Tallahassee Democrat on May 28, 2014