Raye Jean Rambo


Memorial services for Raye Jean Rambo, 74, of Overton will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 8, at Bible Baptist Church in Overton. 

Mrs. Rambo passed away Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Hospice of East Texas in Tyler. She was born March 8, 1944 in Paris, Ark., to the late James Robert Raney Sr. and Etta Viola Kinney Raney. She moved to Overton in the ‘50s from Arkansas and married Howard Edward Rambo Sr., May 23, 1968 in Rusk County. She was a route carrier for the US Postal Service in Overton.

Besides her father, Mrs. Rambo was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Howard Rambo Sr., on April 26, 2014.

She is survived by her mother, Etta Viola Groh of Overton; a son, Howard Edward Rambo Jr. of New London; a daughter, Dianna Bridget Rambo of Overton; a brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Pam Raney of Overton, and two sisters and a brother-in-law, Betty Sandoval of Miami, Okla., and Mary and Rocky Chambless of Overton.

Flowers can be sent to the church. 

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