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In Memory of

John R. Raley

September 1, 1943 - June 12, 2017

Obituary


John R. Raley, a long-time resident of Baton Rouge, LA, passed away on Monday, June 12, 2017, at the age of 73. John was a graduate of Baton Rouge High School and Northwestern State University. He was also employed by contractors for the US Department of Energy, Strategic Petroleum Reserve, for over 30 years, most recently for Fluor Petroleum Operations. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Christine Moore Raley; his son, Chad; sister, Jane Beaird and husband, Bobby; brother, Jack Raley and wife, Gloria; sisters-in-law, Gayle Raley, Barbara Moore Willoughby and husband,...

John R. Raley, a long-time resident of Baton Rouge, LA, passed away on Monday, June 12, 2017, at the age of 73. John was a graduate of Baton Rouge High School and Northwestern State University. He was also employed by contractors for the US Department of Energy, Strategic Petroleum Reserve, for over 30 years, most recently for Fluor Petroleum Operations. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Christine Moore Raley; his son, Chad; sister, Jane Beaird and husband, Bobby; brother, Jack Raley and wife, Gloria; sisters-in-law, Gayle Raley, Barbara Moore Willoughby and husband, Tom and numerous other family members. John is preceded in death by his parents, Novil and Ruth Raley; brothers, Joe and Jim "Ace" Raley. The family would like to extend a special thanks to Dr. Steven Gremillion and his staff. Visitation will be held at Greenoaks Funeral Home, 9595 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70815, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, from 10:00AM until the time of memorial services at 12:00PM. Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family www.greenoaksfunerals.com.