Grady Rachel

April 13, 1950 ~ November 11, 2021 (age 71)


Grady JW Rachel was born on April 13, 1950, in Albany, Georgia, and departed this life on November 11, 2021, at Wilson Hospice House. He was the only son of John and Irene T. Rachel who both preceded him in death.

His early life took place between Florida and Albany, Georgia, and he was a product of the Dougherty County School System. He was married and divorced and attended Bethel A.M.E. Church, Inc.

He leaves to mourn: five children, Henry Rachel, Kosha Rachel (James), Catrina Boone (Dexter), Grady Rachel, Jr., all of Albany, Georgia, and Ricky Rachel of Chattanooga, Tennessee; two aunts, Christine McKinley Collins (Ray), and Mary Jones (Thomas) of Medford, New York; fourteen grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; cousins; and friends. He will be missed by all who knew him.


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Graveside Service
November 20, 2021

11:00 AM
Riverside Cemetery
200 Cotton Ave
Albany, GA 31701

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