Suzanne Raley

August 8, 1943March 11, 2018

Suzanne “Susie” Raley, 74, of Mountain Home, AR, passed away Sunday, March 11, 2018, at Care Manor Nursing Home. She was born August, 8, 1943, in Omaha, NE.

She loved to crochet, work puzzles, watch birds on her many feeders, and she was a collector of many things, but most of all, she loved her family. Suzanne was loving, caring, patient and selfless, anyone that met her instantly loved her.

Preceding her in death are her mother, Ruth Miller Owens; father, John Bogdan; stepfather, Robert Owens; stepmom, Jeannie Owens; the father of her children, John M. Raley, Sr.; and sister, Kristi Owens.

Survivors include her four children, John Raley, Jr. (Liz), Robert Raley, Randy Raley, Toni Taylor (Stewert); thirteen grandchildren, Josh Raley, Justin Raley, Jason Raley, Suraya Raley, Melanie Raley, Jacob Raley, Scott Raley, Aaron Raley, Tyler Raley, Hannah Raley, Kinsey Raley, Anna Taylor, Abby Taylor; seven great grandchildren, McKynlie Raley, Gavin Raley, Cambree Raley, Liam Raley, Luke Gates, Connor Raley, Emily Mobbs; five siblings, Raymond Owens, Audrey Tidball, John Bogdan, Mark Bogdan, Joe Bogdan, loving in-laws, Glenn Taylor (Jo Ann), Phillip Taylor (Shannon), Bradley and Mallorie Taylor; and she will be missed by a multitude, of far too many to mention, extended family and friends.

Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Young’s with Mike Dumas officiating.

A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, March 15, 2018, at Smackover Cemetery under the direction of Young’s Funeral Directors.

An online guest registry will be available at


  • John Raley Jr.
  • Robert Raley
  • Randy Raley
  • Stewert Taylor
  • Jason Raley
  • Randy McLarty


  • Visitation Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Suzanne Raley

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