DeHart, Mildred Rakes
Mildred R. DeHart, 82 of Floyd, passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2020. She is preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Abraham DeHart; parents, Walter “Goode” & Laura Rakes; and siblings, Gaye Worley, Marilyn Lynn Rakes, Altrude Shively, Judy Hale, Oscar Rakes, Randolph Rakes, and Richard Rakes.
She is survived by her five children, Norma Jean Rector, Kerby DeHart (Sandy Thorton), Jacqueline Radford (Ricky), Donna Spangler (Kenneth), and Vickie Wade (Jeff); a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brothers, Orben Rakes, Hubert Rakes, Cleo Rakes, and Lane Rakes; sisters, Edna Mae Duncan and Rena Lou Stone; and several nieces and nephews.
A private graveside service will be held.
The family would like to extend a special thank you for all of the prayers as well as special thanks to the nurses from Kindred at Home and Intrepid. Throughout multiple illnesses over the course of several years, Mildred overcame many obstacles. Her unwavering faith in God was a quality she possessed until the very end.