Originally created 08/22/06

Michael L. 'Mikie' Rae (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Monday, August 21, 2006 at the Medical College of Georgia, Michael L. "Mikie" Rae, Jr., 29, son of Mr. Michael Rae, Sr. and Margie McManus Rae of Augusta. Michael was a native and life long resident of Augusta. He was a graduate of Curtis Baptist Church School in 1995 where he lettered in all sports. He was a crane dispatcher and a member of the Baptist faith. Mikie loved fishing and hunting, was an avid Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and Georgia Bulldog Fan. Family members in addition to his parents include his sisters, Pamela Self of Greensboro, NC, Winnie Tuten of Elberton, GA; nieces and nephews: Amy Rushton, Erin Rushton, Shad Tuten, Samantha Roberts, Derek Roberts, Alex Roberts, Katy Williams; great niece: Haley Hill; paternal grandmother: Vivian Rae of Augusta and uncles: Tom McManus and James McManus both of North Augusta, SC. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 23, 2006 in the chapel of Thomas Poteet & Son with Andrew Bryan officiating. Pallbearers will be Tim Via, Steve Smith, Shane Prince, Don Brown, Mike Tuten, Larry Mimmie, Larry Chubbuck and Ray Couture. Interment will follow in Westover Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the Shepherd Rehabilitation Center, 2020 Peachtree Rd., NW., Atlanta, GA 30309. The family will receive friends today, Tuesday, August 22, 2006 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Thomas Poteet and Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd, Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-August 22, 2006