September 23, 2018

Ronald Jeffrey Rakes

RONALD JEFFREY RAKES, 61, of Proctorville, Ohio, born June 23, 1957, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. He was the son of Ted Rakes of Kenova, W.Va., and the late Betty Rakes. Jeff is survived by his wife, Stacie; his two sons, Zachery Rakes and Trevor Isaac Rakes, both of Chesapeake, Ohio; his sister, Debbie Rakes Methax of Kenova; his brother, Scott (Tonya) Rakes of Corinth, Texas; his niece, Jamey (Steven) Holt; nephew, Jimmy (Lisa)Methax; and his great-nieces and-nephew, Bailey Swanson, Mackenzie Methax and Joshua Methax. Jeff worked over 40 years at the Corps of Engineers Huntington District where he did outstanding work and received numerous awards for his stellar work and contributions over the years. His eye for detail and excellence is unmatched. He was an avid fan of DaBears, never missing a game. He was loved beyond words by his family and friends and will be forever missed. Services will be private for family only. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova is assisting the family.

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