Sallie Mae Raines

Sallie Mae Raines

Monday September 1st, 1941 - Tuesday April 13th, 2021
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Sallie Mae Raines “Mustang Sallie”, 79, passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2021 in Chattanooga. Sallie was born in Athens, Georgia. She attended Howard High School and was an Avondale Resident for 40 years. She is of the Baptist faith and a member of New Zion Baptist Church.

She is predeceased by her mother, Edna Ophelia Brown; son, Edward Eugene Brown; husband, James Raines. She is survived by two daughters, Carolyn Denise Newman and Brenda Gail Raines; 5 grandchildren, Fredrick Dewayne (Tamekia) Raines, Laphelia Denise Sawyer, LaQuail Cherishe’, Shameka (Kenny) Cunningham, Taneka (Jonathan) Smith; 9 great grandchildren, Cameron, Micheal, Jayvon Jewsome, Mason Raines, Tobias Jewsome, Kaitlyn Raines; special niece, Darcell Swafford.

Public viewing will be held 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm Sunday, April 18. 2021 in the chapel of John P. Franklin Funeral Home.

Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 423-622-9995.
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Posted at 01:38pm
Psalm 27:14Wait on the Lord; be of good courage; and he shall strengthen thine heart; wait, I say, on the Lord. (KJV). Our prayer to the entire family is that God 🙏🙏🙏 continue to comfort you all during this sorrowful hour. He is a strong tower and deliver. Elder Henrietta Erskine 💛💜 Olivet Baptist Church 💛💜

Darlene Hutchinson

Posted at 02:04pm
Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.
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Rosalee Bogo

Posted at 10:23am
Sallie was a part of our lives for over 30 years. In the Jewish faith, we would say she was a "Gotta Nashama" a person with a good soul. She was kind and caring and did her best at anything she needed to do. We will miss Sallie, but are grateful she passed in peace. The Bogo Family

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Posted at 01:02am
LaQuail, We are so sorry for your loss of your grandma. Praying for you and your family!
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Posted at 12:18am
Condolences to You Carolyn & Brenda Raines 🙏🏿❤️❤️

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