Mr. Raleigh John Womack of Halifax died on Tuesday, April 19, 2022, at the age of 94.
Mr. Womack was born in Halifax County on March 8, 1928, to the late Aline Ferrell Chandler and the late Johnnie B. Womack. He was married to the late Annie Mae Barksdale and later married the late Eva Hodges Carrington Womack.
He was a member of New Vernon Baptist Church and retired from Burlington Industry after 33 years of service.
Mr. Womack is survived by one daughter, Starling W. Brown; four sons, Raleigh Luvel Womack (Angela), Corkie Womack (Glenda), Dean Womack (Diana) and Michael Carrington (Michele); three brothers; two sisters; 13 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends including a faithful niece, Arnitra Harris.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by two daughters, Anne Marie Womack and Frances Carrington; two sons, Woodrow Carrington and Roger Carrington; and five siblings.
Graveside services for Mr. Raleigh John Womack will be Thursday, May 5, 2022, at 1 p.m. at New Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. John Elliott, pastor and eulogist.
Public viewing for family and friends will be Wednesday from noon to 6 p.m. at Jeffress.
Following COVID -19 guidelines a facemask and social distancing will be required.
Funeral services are provided by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.