Mr. Joseph Randall "Joe Rag" Ragland, age 62, of 1005 Gregg Street, Raleigh, departed this life on Thursday, October 17, 2019.
Funeral, 1 PM, Tuesday, Young Missionary Temple CME Church, 2901 Sanderford Road, Raleigh. The Rev. Ronald L. White Sr., Pastor, Officiating. Visitation, 12:30 to 1 PM, prior to the service.
Survivors; wife, Deborah Smith Ragland of the home; sons, Joseph R.P. Ragland and Robert Perry (Francesca) both of Raleigh; daughter, Desiree Smith of Raleigh; grandchildren, Triston I. Ragland, Makye Miller, Makale Miller, Porche' Perry, Maura Perry, Kayla Yates and Kamryn Yates; mother, Roberta Williams Howard of Raleigh; brother, Kelvin Howard of Raleigh; aunt, Joanne Austin of Raleigh; mother-in-law, Mary Ruth Perry of Raleigh; sister-in-law, P. Diane Pace of Tampa, FL; niece, Jacquetta Howard of Raleigh; nephews, Kel Howard and Kelvin Howard both of Raleigh; a host of other relatives and friends.
Public viewing, 12 Noon to 8 PM, Monday, October 21, 2019, at the funeral home.
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