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Dan D. Racker

April 25, 1941 February 3, 2020
Dan D. Racker
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Obituary for Dan D. Racker

Funeral services for Dan D. Racker 78, of Athens have been scheduled for 3:00 P.M. Thursday February 6, 2020 at Autry’s Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home with Bro. Charles “Butch” Kelley officiating. Burial will follow at Walnut Creek Cemetery.
Mr. Racker passed away Monday morning in Athens.
Dan was born April 25, 1941 in Athens to the late Charles Edward and Bertha Mae Shuemake Racker. Dan was a resident of Athens all of his life. He worked for Athens Independent School District for 13 years and was loved by all the children. Dan loved to raise chickens and pigeons and had acquired the nickname of “Chicken Dan”. He will be missed by all that knew him.
Dan was preceded in death by his parents, son; Danny D. Racker, brothers; Charles Racker and Reagan Racker, sisters; Essie Mae Ray, Frances Leatherwood, Louise Templin and Lillian Sledge.
Survivors include lifelong friend, Mollie Reagan; daughters Peggy Holloway of Kerens, Eulala Morris and husband Mark of Sallisaw, Oklahoma, grandchildren; Viktoria, Adora, Clark and Ezekial Morris, Nicole Reagan, Shannon Holloway, Ekoria and Justin Biddle, great grandson; Rhett Biddle, sisters; Judy Meza of Athens, Janie Whitley of Mena, Arkansas, Mary Ann Guess of Grand Prairie, Barbara Mathiews of Athens, numerous nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be David Mathiews, David Wayne Mathiews, Charles Rodrigues, Noah Wheeler, Leon Perkins and Paul Hyland.
Honorary pallbearers are Christopher Templin, James Anderton and Thomas Mix Williams, David M. Mathiews, Danny Malone, Michael Racker, Jeff Klukaczewski, Robert Stokes, Doyle Loden and Danny Stokes.
Visitation for family and friends will be held Wednesday evening from 6-8 P.M. at the funeral home.


Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

5

Feb

6:00 PM 2/5/2020 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2/5/2020 8:00:00 PM
Autry's Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home

1910 E Tyler St.
Athens, TX 75751

Autry's Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home
1910 E Tyler St. Athens 75751 TX
United States

Service

Thursday

6

Feb

3:00 PM 2/6/2020 3:00:00 PM
Autry's Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home

1910 E Tyler St.
Athens, TX 75751

Autry's Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home
1910 E Tyler St. Athens 75751 TX
United States
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