Funeral services will be held from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors this Monday, today, at 2:00 P.M. with the Reverend Dr. Tobin Burnett officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mr. Raborn, a native of Augusta, was the son of the late William Martin and Inez Phillips Raborn. He worked for McElmurray Properties in maintenance. He was a great husband, father and brother and of the Baptist faith.
Mr. Raborn was preceded in death by his sister, Minnie Lee Cadle Jones; and brother-in-law, George Clarke.
Survivors in addition to his wife include his son, Herbert Raborn; daughter and her partner, Peggy Carreon and Karen Woodworth all of Augusta; daughter and son-in-law, Kathy and Donnie Layberger of Atlanta, GA; brother and sister-in-law, Franklin and Rosemary Raborn of Hephzibah; sister, Marie Raborn Clarke of Augusta; grandchildren, Dylan and Darian Layberger; and his best friend, Rix Bartlett.
Pallbearers will be, Bruce Cadle, Mike Cadle, William Edgar, Pete Cooper, Oliver Disher and Luther Nichols.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA, 30906.