HILDA HANCOCK RAITHEL, age 91, of Winchester, Tenn., departed this life on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at her residence following an extended illness.
Ms. Raithel was born in Rector, Ark. to the late Eric Hancock and Hazel Duncan Hancock. She was a homemaker. Ms. Raithel was of the United Pentecostal faith. She was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother.
She was preceded in death by her husband, David Meeker Raithel and grandson, David Meeker Raithel.
She is survived by her daughters; JoAnn (Robert) Jones of Murfreesboro, Tenn., Janet Louise Drewrey of Roseburg, Oregon, sons; Gerald David Raithel of Pensacola, Florida, Darrell Paul (Melissa) Raithel of Winchester, Philip Edward (Patty) Raithel of Sunnyvale, California, 14 Grandchildren, 6 great- grandchildren and 3 great- great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation for Ms. Raithel will be held from 10:30 A.M. Saturday, February 23, 2013 until service time at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday in the chapel of Grant Funeral Services with Bro. Ernest Colvin and Pastor Carlton Potts officiating.
Interment will follow in the Goshen Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to Ms. Raithels favorite Missions by contacting Grant Funeral Services.
Grant Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.