Raney Lee Nowell, 51, died Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2002. Raney died at Whidbey General Hospital of cancer. Memorial services will be held 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 7, at Oak Harbor Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 301 Ronhaar in Oak Harbor. Reception will follow.
Raney was born Aug. 27, 1951, in Tularosa, N.M. to Alfred and Nolene Nowell. He married Sherri Aug. 7, 1970. Most of their married life was spent in Oak Harbor. For the last 10 years they owened R & S painting. Raney loved fishing, music and especially loved people.
Raney is survived by his loving wife of 32 years, their son Joshua and his wife Carrie, their daughter Micah and her husband Shane, and one grandson Thadd. His dad Alfred two sisters and three brothers also survive.