Rachel NantistaName: Rachel Nantista
Date of Death: June 3, 2014
Age at death: 83
Rachel Anne (Rae) Nantista, 83, of Bradenton passed away on Tuesday, June 3, 2014. She was born in Ringgold, VA on February 21,1931, to the late Annie Mae and Jeff “Bass” Barker. Rae was an active member of Beta Sigma Phi who loved bridge and golf, but most of all her granddaughters. She was never without her “Live, Love, Laugh” charm – a true reflection of her spirit.
Rae is survived by her husband of 54 years, Jimmy; a daughter Robin (Steve) Rowland of Parrish; a sister, Barbara Womack of Vernon Hill, VA and three cherished granddaughters, Rachel, Taylor and Jordan.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Westminster Manor, 1700 21st Av W, at 3:30 pm on Saturday, June 14th. Brown & Sons Funeral Homes & Crematory 43rd Street Chapel, 604 43rd Street West, Bradenton, FL 34209 in charge. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Bradenton Christian School, 3304 43rd St W, Bradenton 34205. Condolences to www.brownandsonsfuneral.com.