Vivian 'Jackie' Juanita Stafford Raymer, 89, Kingston, passed away Monday, May 27, 2013. She was a beloved mother, grandmother and friend. Jackie was a member of Cave Creek Missionary Baptist Church. She was a founding member of Cave Creek Cemetery, Cave Creek Community Club and the Home Demonstration Club.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, John P. Raymer Jr.; parents, George S. and Nina Duggan Stafford; and a sister, Ermal Richards.
She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Doug and Mary Jane Raymer of Lenoir City, Gene and Jackie Raymer, Mark and Gretchen Raymer, all of Kingston; daughters and sons-in-law, Debby and Jimmy Rogers, Betsy and Richard Bailey, Alicia and Keith Hill, all of Kingston; grandchildren and families, Aimee, Mike and Rachel Armstrong, Sarah Raymer and Joni McElroy, Amanda, David, Will, Mackenzie and Zack Wagner, Ben, Hayley and Jackson Denton, Jamie, Jennifer, Colby, Corey, Mackenzie and Brodie Raymer, Lindsay Raymer, Marshall Coley, Julia, Jack and Callaghan Casteel, Tye Raymer, Brittany Rogers, Derek Rogers, Jessica Bailey, Jared Bailey, Emily, Joey and Baylor Houston, Van Raymer and Noah Raymer; and many family members in Florida, Kentucky and Michigan.
The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Thursday, May 30, 2013, at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City. Family and friends will gather at 10 a.m. Friday, May 31, 2013, in the Cave Creek Cemetery for graveside services with Richard Bailey and the Rev. Rick Kirkland officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cave Creek Cemetery Association, 331 Harvey Road, Kingston, TN 37763. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City, is in charge of arrangements. www.clickfuneralhome.com