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Anne Graham Raynes
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  • Hollings Cancer Center, Office of Development "Swing for a Cure"
    86 Johnathan Lucas Street, MSC 955
    Charleston, SC 29425

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“Anne must have surely lit up the heavens upon her arrival! Her warm smile, hugs, and hospitality made quite a positive mark on my younger years. It...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Diane May - Hammond, OR

“I have wonderful memories of all our family get-togethers. Honest, caring, loving and very funny. In a better place now, I will miss her dearly along...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Avery Graham - Freehold, NJ

“I remember when Jerry and I got married. Aunt Anne Uncle George and Karen and Drew came to the wedding. A young man that we knew saw Karen thought...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Cathy Oldenburg - Charlotte, NC

“I remember when Jerry and I got married. Aunt Anne Uncle George and Karen and Drew came to the wedding. A young man that we knew saw Karen thought...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Cathy Oldenburg - Charlotte, NC

“From the very first time Brittney, Drew and I met Anne, she accepted us as part of her family. She immediately welcomed Brittney and Drew to call...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Sandie Raynes - Plain City, OH

“I miss you so very much Aunt Anne. Until we meet again. I love you. I'll carry you in my heart always. I love you. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Kristin Kipp - Charlotte, NC

“My deepest condolences to the Raynes Family. May your hearts find comfort in the words found at 1 Thessalonians 4:14. A beautiful hope of seeing your...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Carolina - NC

“Anne and George were great friends of the North Meck Rotary. What wonderful people they both were and I for one will miss them!Randy FordPast...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Randy Ford - Cornelius, NC

“Anne was a great friend of my father, and in my opinion, a positive force of nature. She was a hoot to be around. From my sisters Marsha and Marian,...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Steve Goldberg - Charlotte, NC

“Anne was a true friend. We were on the same Rotary Club ( Lake Norman) and she was allways happy with smile on her face. Missed her when she moved...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Harry Brown - NC

“May god's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this sad and difficult time. Psalms 119 : 50,76 EJC. GA. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“I was sorry to read in the paper about Anne. I always enjoyed talking with her. ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Larry Horowitz - Charlotte, NC

“Karen, Anne Taylor, Mark, and Mel T. - We are so very sorry for your loss. Cindy and I hold you all in our hearts and in our prayers. - Buzz and...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Buzz Buske - Mount Pleasant, SC

“Karen- Mel and Mark - So sorry about your Anne your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you all I remember all the great times that Wayne and...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Arby Brannon - Mooresville, NC


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Anne Graham Raynes, 89, of Daniel Island, South Carolina, wife of 45 years of the late George Horner Raynes died Sunday, May 28, 2017. Her Funeral Service will be held Saturday, June 3, 2017 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 2:00 pm. Inurnment will follow in Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Saturday in the Mount Pleasant Chapel from 1:00 pm until time of the service.

Anne was born August 21, 1927 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, daughter of the late Garrett R. Graham and the late Lillian Gertrude Black Graham. She attended Mars Hill University in Mars Hill, North Carolina. She worked for the North Carolina National Bank, now known as Bank of America for 25 years and retired as an officer of the bank. She was an honorary member of The Rotary Club of North Mecklenburg, North Carolina and a Paul Harris Fellow. Anne was an avid reader, enjoyed travel and shag dancing. She was a member of Davidson United Methodist Church in Davidson, NC.

She is survived by daughter, Karen Raynes Allen of Mount Pleasant, SC; two sons, Mel T. Raynes (Dorothy) of Lawrence, KS and Mark Raynes (Sandie) of Boiling Springs, SC; two sisters, Beverly Saunders (Rev. John Saunders) of Mooresville, NC and Norma Lis of Melbourne, FL; grandchildren, Rebecca Buffington, Carolyn Raynes, Anne-Taylor Allen, Brittany Sharp, Drew Larger, Parker Raynes and George Andrew Raynes; one great grandchild, Brady Sharp. She was preceded in death by son, Drew Raynes; two brothers, Randall Graham and Mel Graham; and son-in-law Charles Roger Allen.

Memorials may be made to the Hollings Cancer Center Office of Development "Swing for a Cure", 86 Jonathan Lucas Street, MSC 955, Charleston, SC 29425.