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Rachel (Reese) Askew

January 4, 1940 ~ November 7, 2017 (age 77)

Rachel Reese Askew, 77, of Dawson passed away on November 7, 2017 at her residence. A funeral service will be held at Chickasawhatchee Baptist Church on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be held at the church one hour prior to the service. Pastor Curt Hampton will officiate.

Rachel was born in Terrell County on January 4, 1940 to B.F. Reese and Sara Ford Reese. She retired as Senior Trust Officer of Barnett Banks of Florida. She was a member of Chickasawhatchee Baptist Church, where she was avid about teaching her Sunday School class. She also enjoyed sewing, needlework and reading.

Rachel was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Buddy Reese, Bill Reese and Ed Reese and sister, Clare Wiard. She is survived by her husband, Emil B. Askew, and sisters, Margaret Widener (Jon) of Orange Beach, AL, Nell Freeman of Dawson and Duanne Lupo (Richard) of Parrott.


Charitable donations may be made to:

Phoebe Hospice
320 Foundation Lane, Albany GA 31707

Chickasawhatchee Baptist Church
1500 Leesburg Highway, Dawson GA 39842



 Service Information

Visitation
Thursday
November 9, 2017

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Chickasawhatchee Baptist Church
1500 Leesburg Highway
Dawson, Georgia 39842

Funeral Service
Thursday
November 9, 2017

11:00 AM
Chickasawhatchee Baptist Church
1500 Leesburg Highway
Dawson, Georgia 39842


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