Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 20, 2012, at Mt. Zion M.B. Church in Choctaw. Burial will follow at Choctaw Cemetery with Pastor Melvin Walker officiating.
Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. on Friday, October 19, 2012, at T.L. Redmon Funeral Home Chapel in Cleveland.
He is survived by his stepmother, Zannie Rainey of Shaw; brothers, Claude Rainy of Shaw and Willie Charles Rainey of Chicago, Ill.; sisters, Erdell Branch of Naperville, Ill., Doris Webster of Los Angeles, Calif., Naomi Rainey of St. Louis, Mo., and Shirley Walls and Viola Rainey of Chicago, Ill.; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.