William E. Railey, 64

April 27, 2011
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OCT. 10, 1946-APRIL 26, 2011

William Elwood Railey, 64, of 98 Amanda Drive, Smithsburg, Md., passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at his home.

Born Thursday, Oct. 10, 1946, in Washington, D.C., he was the son of the late Robert James Railey and the late Harriett Snyder Railey.

He graduated from Montgomery Blair High School in Silver Spring, Md. He was a member of the National Christian Choir.

He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Elaine Railey; son, Patrick W. Railey and wife, Ashley, of Hagerstown, Md.; and sister, Barbara Brown of Frederick, Md.

He was preceded in death by infant daughter, Jennifer Railey.

Services will be held Sunday, May 1, 2011, at 3 p.m. from the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd., North Hagerstown, MD 21742, with the Rev. Harry Causey officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, April 30.

Interment will be Monday, May 2, 2011, at 11 a.m. at the Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

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