2018-03-01 / Obituaries

Raphel Duane Hargett

Services for Raphel “Rafe” Duane Hargett, 54, of Chandler, are scheduled for Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 3pm at Martin Springs Baptist Church with Rev. Josh Smiley officiating. Burial will be in Rock Hill Cemetery under direction of Chandler Memorial Funeral Home.

Rafe passed away February 20, 2018 in Houston. He was born June 25, 1963 in Key West, Florida.

He is preceded in death by father, Leo Hargett; sister, Beverley Murphree; step-son, Nathan Tingley; granddaughter, Zoey Tingley; and cousin, Jeff Ewald.

Survivors include wife of 23 years, Terri Hargett of Chandler; mother, Elaine Hargett Murphree of Tyler; stepfather, Bobby Murphree of Chandler; step-sons, Christopher Tingley and Jimmy Tingley; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Pallbearers will be Mike Towers, Patrick Bowers, Karl Bowers, Jerry Walker, Neil Ludwig, Arlon Pool and Bryan Harmon. Honorary pallbearers will be Michael Salazar and Tommy Moore.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Rafe’s Fund at Woodforest National Bank.

A visitation will be held Friday, March 2, 2018 from 6 to 8pm at the funeral home.

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