Jesse W. Raiford (JOHNSTON, S.C.)

JOHNSTON, S.C. - Funeral Services for Deacon Jesse W. Raiford, Sr. will be held 2:30 pm Sunday, October 4, 2009, at the Bacon Chapel FBH Church in Johnston, SC with the Rev. Delmar Calloway, Pastor. Burial will be in the church cemetery. He was a member of the Teamsters Union. Survivors include:his loving and devoted wife, Dorothy, Raiford, of the home, his mother Willie Mae Raiford , Johnston, SC; a daughter, Varlnise Wells Raiford, Bronx, NY; four sons, Jesse Raiford, Jr. Johnston, SC, Terrence (Theresea) Raiford, North Augusta, SC, Troy (Shonda) Raiford, North Augusta, SC, and Kishmell Raiford, Johnston, SC; a sister, Betty Watkins, Johnston, SC; two brothers, Reverend Larry ( Johnnie Mae) Raiford, Johnston, SC and Tommie Walker, Savannah, GA and a brother-in-law, Willie Austin; eight grandchildren. Amos & Sons Funeral Home, Johnston, SC Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-October 3, 2009