Elby Rackley 81, of Mountain View

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Elby Barton Rackley, 81, of Mountain View, passed away April 18, 2019. He was born on March 23, 1938, to Irvin and Lela (Morrison) Rackley in Binger.

Barton graduated from Mountain View High School in 1956, he went on to attend a semester at Oklahoma State University.

He married Elmyrta Cunningham on Sept. 7, 1974, in Cordell. He was a member well as a Deacon of the First Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing and bird hunting.

Barton is survived by his wife Elmyrta of the home; son Rackley and wife Tamitha of Mountain View; daughter Michelle Crawford and husband Scott of Weatherford; grandchildren Jared Ragan of Elk City, Jaidyn and Brittany Rackley, and Dakota Royse of Mountain View; sister Freda Brisman and husband Leon of Denton, Texas; brothers: Audie Rackley of Amarillo, Texas and Emmet Rackley and wife Susan of Stillwater.

He is preceded in death by his parents; wife Darlene Rackley; and sisters Kathryn Rackley and Carolyn Rackley.

Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, April 22, 2019, at the First Baptist Church in Mountain View. Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Mountain View.

Services are under the direction of Ray & Martha’s Funeral Home, Mountain View.