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Thomas Alva Rackley III
  • Tequesta's First Baptist Church
    423 Tequesta Drive
    Tequesta , FL 33469

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1 of 7 | Posted by: Tom Cosper - Denver, NC

“We are so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. I know it has to be hard on all of you. He was a great person and will be missed by all. ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Gail and Joe Klember - Stuart, FL

“So sorry for your loss. I have a family scheduled event Saturday at that time but wish I could be there to honor your dad Scott. He was a great dad...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Blane Betz - Jupiter, FL - Friend

“Pete I am so sorry for the loss of your dad. Your family is in my prayers. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Diane Thompson - Jupiter, FL

“Glenda, I am praying for you and your family. Tom was a wonderful man, and he loved you dearly. May you continue to feel the Lord's peace and...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Rene manners - Midland, NC

“Glenda, Don and I are so sorry for your loss, and we are praying for you and the family. Mr. Rackley was a wonderful and kind man. Trusting that...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Stacy Childs - Apex, NC

“So sorry to hear of the passing of Tom. We share so many wonderful memories! Our thoughts and prayers go out to Glenda and the whole family....Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: brian and kathy oconnor - FL


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Tequesta – Thomas Alva Rackley III, 78, died Sunday, July 2, 2017 at his home in Tequesta, Florida. He leaves his wife of 55 years, Glenda (Jones) Rackley; daughter, Ronalee Rackley Turner; sons, Thomas G. Rackley, Scott T. Rackley, and Peterson R. Rackley; and three grandchildren. Mr. Rackley was born on June 27, 1939 in Miami, Florida. After graduating from Miami Edison High School in 1957 he joined the United States Air Force, serving from 1957 – 1961. He went on to attend Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, graduating in 1964. Mr. Rackley was employed at Pratt & Whitney (West Palm Beach, FL) for 30 years, retiring as Manager in 1994. Services will be held at 11:00am Saturday, July 15th at the First Baptist Church of Tequesta. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Thomas to Tequesta's First Baptist Church, 423 Tequesta Drive, Tequesta, FL 33469.