Josey, 91, went to her forever home Wednesday, June 8, 2022, at
Extendicare Nursing Home in Dothan, Alabama.
Graveside services will be held , Saturday, June 11, 2022, at
the IrwinvilleCemetery in Irwinville, Georgia,
with Father Hallock Martin officiating.
Ms. Josey was born January 25, 1931,
in Irwin County, Georgia, to the late James and Euna
Roberts Josey. She grew up in Irwinville and
graduated from IrwinvilleHigh
School. She was married to G.T.
“Red” Raines and worked for the telephone company. Ms. Josey loved to cook and
sew for her family. She was a lifelong member of the UnitedMethodistChurch.
She is survived by a daughter, Wanda Kelley
(Dennis) of Woodstock; a
son, Gary Raines (Kristen) of Woodstock; a
brother, Jimmy Josey (Avis) of Fitzgerald; grandchildren: Elizabeth Bearden (Stanley),
Molly Pittman and Sara Long (Matt) and two great-grandchildren: Tyler Bearden
and Lennon Long. Several nieces and nephews and extended family also survive.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers: Troy
Josey and Bobby Josey and a sister, Elsie Mae Josey.