P.O. Box 247, 19180 N Center Street, Citronelle, AL36522

Rachel Elizabeth Dew
January 12, 1987 - October 18, 2022

Rachel Elizabeth Dew

Rachel Elizabeth Dew

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Rachel Elizabeth Dew, a resident of Citronelle, Alabama, passed away Tuesday, October 18, 2022. She was 35 years old. Rachel will be remembered by her strong faith, contagious smile, her laugh, and her all-around wonderful personality. According to Rachel, her goal in life was to be the best mother, wife, daughter, sister, and aunt she could be. Anyone who knew her knew she accomplished this goal beautifully. Rachel was loved by many and she will be greatly and dearly missed by all who knew her, especially her three amazing girls.

Rachel was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Lucille and Leslie Young; and her paternal grandparents, James and Betty Smith.

Those left to cherish her memory include her husband, Derrick Dew; children, Schylar, Gracelynn, and Reese; parents, Jennifer and Tommy Bradford, and Steve and Brenda Smith; sisters, Hailey Britt (Justin), Jessica Smith, and Krista Smith; brother, Ethan Bradford; other relatives; and friends.

The family will receive friends from 10am until the 12pm funeral service Friday, October 21, 2022, at Bethel Baptist Church with Rev. Alan Hinton of Movella Assembly of God, Rev. Fred Odom of Peniel Baptist Church, and Rev. Marvin Robinson of Bethel Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow in Pierce Creek Cemetery in Mobile. Online condolences may be given at www.freemancitronelle.com. Freeman Funeral Home - Citronelle, Alabama

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Friday, October 21, 2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Bethel Baptist Church
16641 Prine Road
Citronelle, AL  36522
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Funeral Service
Friday, October 21, 2022
12:00 PM
Bethel Baptist Church
16641 Prine Road
Citronelle, AL  36522
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Pierce Creek Cemetery
9155 Tanner Williams Road
Mobile, AL  36608
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  1. Brian&Linda Crutcher
    She will forever be missed by everyone who knew her. I grew up being so close to her and when my wife meet her she fell in Love with her wonderful personality. She is at peace and with Jesus and we celebrate that. Rachel had a infectious personality and we will hold on to our memories forever
  2. Jenny Wolfe
    Sending lots of love and prayers from your Tennessee Family. My sweet cousin, Rachel, is so loved. I am sad over her loss, but I know she has received her ultimate healing. I believe my mom was waiting on her at Heaven's gates to welcome her home. Continuing to lift you all up in prayer.
  3. Summer Elsworth
    Sending love and prayers to the family. To know Rachel was to love her. Being her friend for the last 23 years was a love that I’ll always cherish. She made my life brighter just by being in it. Thankful for the love, laughs and memories. Heavens lucky to have her and so was I. Love always!!
  4. Carley Jones
    Audrianna and I send all of our love and prayers to Schylar and Rachel’s entire family. We are praying for strength for the girls and Derrick to lean on each other right now and and in the future as they navigate the loss of an amazing mother, wife, and friend.
  5. Glenda Warren
    JE Faculty and staff are praying for you all. We are so very sorry for your loss.
    May the Lord bless and keep you all.

    Glenda Warren and JE Turner faculty and staff
  6. Pat Johnson
    My heart is broken for you all. Sending many thoughts and prayers to you all. May God grant you the strength today and in days and weeks to come. What a Battle she fought and won. No more pain and no more suffering. Praying extra prayers for her husband and those three precious children.
  7. Ryan & Donna Reeves
    Our thoughts & prayers are with you & your family, especially your husband & kids.
  8. Heather Vogel
    I went to school with her she was had such a great personality and smile she loved her friends and family. I remember our graduation day she was so happy and excited. Summer and her were to peas in a pod. She will truly be missed by so many people 😢
  9. Kerri & Mike Smart
    Our hearts are broken for your loss Hailey. It was my pleasure to have met your beautiful sister Rachel. Our prayers are with your entire family during this absolutely heartbreaking time. May Rachel’s love and memory forever live on in each of your hearts. We love you. Sending continued prayers always. Xo
  10. Byron, Becky & Avery Skidmore
    So sorry Derrick, we all loved Rachel, she is an Angel in our eyes, Prayers for you and the girls, God Bless you all
  11. Rev Terry & Mrs Sherry Bowling
    Our sincere condolences to the family
    May the Lord bring His Comfort..in the coming days
    Our love and prayers
    Terry & Sherry Bowling

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