Funeral services were held January 17, 2014, at Santee Baptist Church for Mr. Jake McRaney, age 19, of Prentiss, who passed away on January 14. Interment followed at McRaney-Saulters Cemetery. Saulters Moore Funeral Home of Prentiss was in charge of all arrangements.
Rev. Mike Clark, Rev. Brad Roberts, Rev. Robert Cooper and Rev. Jerry McRaney officiated. Pallbearers were Mitchell Harrison, Chance Harrison, J.D. Hutchinson, Gregory McRaney, Jade McRaney, Shawn Hutchinson. Honorary pallbearers were Jamie Peckenpaugh and Frankie Roncoli.
Mr. Jake Mitchell McRaney was born on August 31, 1994, in Hattiesburg. He was the son of John McRaney and Tina McRaney Daley. He worked with SCCI as a welder’s helper. He was an avid hunter and a member of Santee Baptist Church.
Mr. McRaney is survived by his father, John McRaney (Dawn) of Prentiss; his mother, Tina Daley of Webster, TX; his sisters, Caitlyn McRaney of Sumrall, Brittany Hutchinson of Prentiss, and Gabby Daley of Webster, TX; his girlfriend, Tristen Hanegan of Collins; and his maternal grandmother, Tommie McRaney of Collins.
His paternal grandparents, Johnny and Vera McRaney, and his maternal grandfather, Tobe McRaney, preceded him in death.